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by AdvCAD
07 Oct 19, 11:45
Forum: Macro Programming
Topic: Prompt for search string then create Google search URL string
Replies: 1
Views: 229

Prompt for search string then create Google search URL string

I'm starting work on creating a phrase that will open a dialog, accept a string to be used as search criteria. Example: windows show file extensions Once you click OK to close the dialog the phrase will create a google search string in the following format and copy it to the windows clipboard. https...
by AdvCAD
26 Jan 19, 00:04
Forum: Macro Programming
Topic: file name and path to clipboard from Windows Explorer
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: file name and path to clipboard from Windows Explorer

I found PathCopyCopy https://github.com/clechasseur/pathcopycopy/releases/tag/v16.0.1 The attached image shows the Windows Explorer shortcut menu additions and the Settings dialog box. You simply right click on a file and have a choice to copy the file and path to the clipboard or choose a from a li...
by AdvCAD
07 Jan 19, 17:55
Forum: Macro Programming
Topic: file name and path to clipboard from Windows Explorer
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: file name and path to clipboard from Windows Explorer

Thanks Peter I really appreciate your suggestion. I will study your suggestion further so I understand how each nested macro works. While looking deeper into the topic I found that I can Shft+RClick on a file in Windows Explorer and choose Copy as path from the shortcut menu to get what I need into ...
by AdvCAD
06 Jan 19, 15:41
Forum: Macro Programming
Topic: file name and path to clipboard from Windows Explorer
Replies: 4
Views: 394

file name and path to clipboard from Windows Explorer

Looking for a better way to copy the file name and path to the Windows clipboard; start by highlighting the file in Windows Explorer. What I have done so far... From Windows Explorer in Windows 7 I would like to select a file and press a hotkey to copy the file name and path to the clipboard. I can ...