Answer File on Mac OS X

Marty Knapp martyknappster at
Wed Nov 27 23:12:36 EST 2013

I think you're looking for the "with type" parameter, like this:

answer file "Select file to open:" with type "*|pdf"


> Hi all.
> I know this has been visited (many times) before, but I have tried every iteration of answer file (of type/with filter) on Mac OS X and for whatever reason I cannot for the life of me exclude ALL FILES EXCEPT those with a .pdf extension! When I run this on Windows using the filter variation it works famously, but on OS X Mavericks, I see ALL FILES or the files are greyed out.
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Bob Sneidar
> IT Technician
> Integrated Office Technology
> bobsneidar at<mailto:bobsneidar at>
> 714-401-2407

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