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Re: Re: button to load files from a window

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  • Subject: [mg85457] Re: [mg85429] Re: button to load files from a window
  • From: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>
  • Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 06:09:35 -0500 (EST)
  • Organization: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst
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  • Reply-to: murray at math.umass.edu

That does not open any notebook that I see after I've made a selection 
in the file browser window that opens -- it just returns the complete 
path to the selected file.

Jens-Peer Kuska wrote:
> 
> ...and
> 
> {FileNameSetter[Dynamic[f]], Dynamic[f]}
> 
> does what ?...
> 
> Russo, Peter (10170) wrote:
>> I am trying to make a button to load a file but that allows you to use a
>> window to browse through the directory tree ( like a C# winform or when
>> the window that pops up when go File->Open in the Mathematica front end
>> ) and click on a file.  So, I suppose the button should contain the
>> command "ToFileName[]" as the command to load the file.  However, is
>> there a command for a browser window or is there a way to construct one?...

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