Multiple document types for a standalone

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Mon Apr 21 13:55:15 EDT 2014

On 4/21/14, 9:36 AM, Paul Dupuis wrote:
> However, how do you package the icons for multiple document types
> when the standalone settings appear to only allow a single document
> icon?
> I am not super OSX literate, but it appears I could just place
> additional icns files in the resource folder in the .app bundle and
> configure the standalone setting to use a customer pList that I edit
> manual to add additional document entries under the
> <key>CFBundleDocumentTypes</key> <array> part of the XML plist. Is
> this the right approach?

Yes, that's exactly it. I'm not sure, but you may have to resign the app 
after you add new icns files to the bundle. There are tools to do that, 
or you can use Terminal commands. AppWrapper is one tool, or google for 
the correct terminal commands.

I don't know how Windows does it.

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
HyperActive Software           |

More information about the Use-livecode mailing list