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yehuda ben-shimol
09/30/05 04:08am

Hi,
you need to use Run[]
for example on my linux system
Run["acroread cap_ad_hoc.pdf"] will execute the system call for opening the acrobat reader with the file. You can put the full path of the file of course.
this is the same with MS Windows
good luck
yehuda

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