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6647Re: [edit+] VBS weirdness

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  • J
    Feb 22, 2011
      I see what you mean, but I wanted to open it in EditPlus when I opened it, and that's what you get if you set "Associate in Explorer" in the EditPlus settings and syntax preferences.

      --- On Mon, 21/2/11, Richard Grevers <lists@...> wrote:

      > From: Richard Grevers <lists@...>
      > Subject: Re: [edit+] VBS weirdness
      > To: editplus@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Monday, 21 February, 2011, 20:11
      > On Tue, 22 Feb 2011 00:51:00 +1300, J
      > <morrispeckham@...>
      > wrote:
      >
      > > EditPlus broke my computer! There's a work-round,
      > though.
      > >
      > > If you associate .vbs files with EditPlus then when
      > you open them, 
      > > instead of executing, they appear in EditPlus. No
      > surprise there. But 
      > > they also stop working in the Windows script host. For
      > example:
      > >
      > > C:\>cscript filename.vbs
      > > Input Error: There is no script engine for file
      > extension ".vbs".
      > >
      > > The work round is:
      > >
      > > cscript /e:vbscript filename.vbs
      > >
      > You should only set editplus as the action for the "edit"
      > action, not the 
      > "open" action.
      > However, if you're on Vista (don't know about 7) Microsoft
      > has kindly 
      > removed the UI for this. You will need to hack the registry
      > or use a 
      > third-party app: See http://forums.techarena.in/tips-tweaks/989159.htm
      > for 
      > some ideas.
      > --
      > Richard Grevers
      > New Plymouth
      > New Zealand
      >
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