Re: [CLIP] Open Using ...
- C. H. Sulka (Digital Technology, Inc.) wrote:
>A few weeks ago I inquired in this forum into using NTPI have my "applications" in my Windows SEND TO directory folder, and I*
>as a supervisory program to launch, under NTP control,
>various other aps based on different file types. There
>were several replies with various approaches proposed. I
>am new to this, inexperienced with clips, html, etc., but
>am trying to figure it out.
>For study I created a FAVORITES category called NTP OPEN
>APS and loaded the half dozen clips digests, which I can
>open all at once. It occurred to me that FAVORITES might
>be one simple and directd way to achieve my goal--which is
>to use NTP as a Case Management System using named projects.
>So I learned how to add files to favorites categories. This
>is almost too simple.
>So what I have is an imaginary "project". It has a dozen
>text and html files, plus some examples of other file types--
>two .jpgs, a .wav, a .bmp, and a .xls file. By keeping the
>non-text files at the end of the list of files, it is easy
>to call up a project from Favorites and load only the .txt
>files using multiple open. This is exactly how the system
>would be used in real life.
>Now, what I end up with is a Favorites list with these
>special files at the end of the list (so they can be left
>out of the multiple open operation). Let's say I'm working
>on my project and I'd like to bring up those special files
>in (a) their default aps, or (b) select from a list several
>Is there any way to open them from the Favorites lists in
>NTP? Imagine a menu choice labeled "OPEN USING" a named ap.
am sure there is a way to get NT to access that folder and allow you to
remotely trigger the right one in the sendto folder.
Jeffery G. Scism, IBSSG
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