Kinook Software Forums

Go Back   Kinook Software Forums > Visual Build Professional > [VBP] General Discussion

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 04-18-2013, 04:23 PM
deramor deramor is online now
Registered User
Join Date: 05-11-2011
Posts: 24
Button to open file in Explorer

Hello. Sometimes during builds, they fail. Suppose the build fails on a step that contains a file path. An example of this would be a Visual Studio step. Often times, in order to fix the errant code, the solution would need to be opened. It would be helpful if the step included a button or some other way to open an explorer window to the file defined in the step.

In some instances, these files are defined by a fully written out path. This would let me copy the path and quickly get there. However for build systems that include macros in the path, those macros may have correct definitions however only VBP understands them. Windows will not which makes navigating to a file more manual.

My particular use includes files that can be many levels deep into a folder structure. It is more a convenience then anything but that is how new features get added

Reply With Quote
Old 04-18-2013, 07:53 PM
kinook kinook is online now
Join Date: 03-06-2001
Location: Colorado
Posts: 5,797
See the last two paragraphs of
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:30 PM.

Copyright 1999-2021 Kinook Software, Inc.