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SYS_EDIT Function

Syntax

V SYS_EDIT(C Filename)

Arguments

Filename

The name of the file to edit.

Description

Edit a file using the files registered edit method.

Discussion

SYS_EDIT() edits the specified filename, using the program associated with the corresponding file type of filename. The behavior of this command is the same as right clicking on filename in the Windows Explorer and selecting the Edit command.

Example 

This command opens c:\after1.txt in Notepad.

sys_edit("c:\after1.txt")

Limitations

Desktop applications only.

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