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How i set OpenDialog component just to open *.MDB files?

Posted on 2004-08-11
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Hi folks,

I´d like that, when i call my 'FileName' property of my 'OpenDialog1' component, just *.MDB files appears in the dialog (not all kind of files).

Do you know how i do that?

Thx. very much!
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Question by:MinimeBoy
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Set the Filter property to:  *.MDB

If you click on the ellipsis in the object inspector, a property editor will open up, you can fill in the name, then the filter as *.mdb

Tada!
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Or, you can do it manually, say in a FormCreate method:

OpenDialog1.Filter:='MDB Files|*.mdb';

Enjoy!
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Thank you very much.
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Hi!

Was there something wrong with my answer, that you felt it only deserved a "C"? I thought it was quick and accurate, and addressed the problem directly.
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