6647Re: [edit+] VBS weirdness
- Feb 22, 2011I 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Date: Monday, 21 February, 2011, 20:11
> On Tue, 22 Feb 2011 00:51:00 +1300, J
> > EditPlus broke my computer! There's a work-round,
> > 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
> > 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
> some ideas.
> Richard Grevers
> New Plymouth
> New Zealand
> http://www.editplus.comYahoo! Groups Links
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