Custom Ask File Dialogs

J. Landman Gay jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Sat Jul 11 16:15:09 CEST 2015


On July 11, 2015 8:36:05 AM CDT, Richard Gaskin <ambassador at fourthworld.com> wrote:

>For the here-and-now, when I need additional options for special file 
>handling I'll usually just use a sequence of two dialogs:
>
>1. answer file to pick the file
>2. Display the selected file in a second custom modal that provides the other options I need.

I do a variation on that. I put up a modeless window with all the options, one of which is a button that calls "answer file". The reason it's modeless is because it can cause issues if you call a modal from within a modal. 

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Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
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