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Project Open when file clicked

Posted on 2006-07-09
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Hi Experts,

I would like my application to automatically open if a project file (havent decided the extension just yet) is clicked.

Just like the way an excel workbook opens Excel if clicked. I would also like to detect if my application is open when the file is clicked because there is no point starting a new application if this is so.

Is this easy or this there some serious work involved?

Cheers,

Tom
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>>>I would like my application to automatically open if a project file (havent decided the extension just yet) is clicked

http://www.vbcity.com/forums/topic.asp?tid=72258
Or(little hard)
http://www.vbcity.com/forums/topic.asp?tid=72502


>>>I would also like to detect if my application is open when the file is clicked because there is no point starting a new application if this is so.

http://www.freevbcode.com/ShowCode.asp?ID=5333
Or
http://www.freevbcode.com/ShowCode.asp?ID=5845
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by:TommyTwoPints
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Thats great, thanks alot,

Tom
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