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help with right click shell intergration please

hello.

I would appreciate any example code to help me achieve the following please.

I want to be able to right click on any folder in windows explorer and
select my program from the context menu

once the app is running I want text1 to show the folder name from which it
was opened

Can anyone please help or send me some example code

Thanks

Ian wh***@whirl.org.uk
Jul 17 '05 #1
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I too would like to know this... would be nice to have something like
a "where am I?" function on the context menu.
I would appreciate any example code to help me achieve the following please. I want to be able to right click on any folder in windows explorer and
select my program from the context menu
once the app is running I want text1 to show the folder name from which it
was opened
Can anyone please help or send me some example code

Jul 17 '05 #2
whirl try this
put a label on your form (auto size = True)
in the code where you open the file put

Label1.Caption = "File opened:" & vbNewLine & FileName

in the form load put

Private Sub Form_Load()
Label1.Caption = "No file loaded:"
End Sub

HTH
George

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hello.

I would appreciate any example code to help me achieve the following please.
I want to be able to right click on any folder in windows explorer and
select my program from the context menu

once the app is running I want text1 to show the folder name from which it
was opened

Can anyone please help or send me some example code

Thanks

Ian wh***@whirl.org.uk

Jul 17 '05 #3

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