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Re: FileBrowse command

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  • Subject: [mg43541] Re: [mg43435] FileBrowse command
  • From: William K Reinholtz <kirk.reinholtz at>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Sep 2003 03:42:08 -0400 (EDT)
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I just tried it same machine config and Mathematica version, and I didn't even 
get a browser window, just returned the function as though it didn't 
match anything.  But I did ValueFunction just for fun, that worked, so 
I did get the context loaded.

On Wednesday, Sep 17, 2003, at 04:58 US/Pacific, Harvey M. wrote:

> I have tried to use the FileBrowse command in Mathematica 5 on Mac OS
> 10.2.  I am presented with a browser dialog with a blank file name
> entry box. If I enter a name in the dialog, the evaluation returns a
> full path name for this new file name.  What I really wanted, and what
> I expected from the documentation, was to be able to select a file in
> the browser,and have it return the full path name of the selected
> file.  Unfortunately, all file name are grayed out, and not available
> for selection.  Any ideas or experience with this?
> Harvey Moseley

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