[Use-revolution] Re: Acrobat again

Geoff Canyon gcanyon at inspiredlogic.com
Wed Nov 28 15:25:00 EST 2001

At 5:30 PM +0000 11/28/01, Kevin Miller wrote:
>You should be able to find the path to the current Acrobat installation
>using the Registry on Windows.  There may be something stored in the
>registry to indicate the version.  Not sure about the Mac, there may be a
>way with AppleScript and the creator code (anyone?). 

--this gets the path to Acrobat Reader:

tell application "Finder"
	set tAppPath to application file id "CARO" as text
end tell

You need the creator code of the application. ResEdit can show you that, as can Sherlock or Find File. For the latter two, display a search showing the creator code, and drag the app in question onto the dialog.



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