Buttonbar - Dialog Box Improvements

Here you can propose new features, make suggestions etc.

Moderators: white, sheep, Hacker, Stefan2

Post Reply
Stiltzkin
Member
Member
Posts: 164
Joined: 2004-09-10, 17:15 UTC

Buttonbar - Dialog Box Improvements

Post by *Stiltzkin »

? as the first parameter causes a Dialog box to be displayed before starting the program, containing the following parameters. You can change the parameters before starting the program. You can even prevent the program's execution.
i suggest a kind of placeholder value for the dialog box.
with that placeholder you wouldn't have the whole paramater string in the dialog box - just the placeholder part.

for example:

Code: Select all

cmd: cmd.exe
param: cmd /c copy new.odt ?"Insert document name".odt
only "Insert document name" would be shown in the dialog box, already marked for replacement/overwrite by the user (basically the fallback/default value)

ps: and maybe some "Y M D h m s" params, so that you don't have to use "%date:~6,4%-%date:~3,2%-%date:~0,2%" or stuff like that
User avatar
petermad
Power Member
Power Member
Posts: 10568
Joined: 2003-02-05, 20:24 UTC
Location: Valsted, Denmark
Contact:

Re: Buttonbar - Dialog Box Improvements

Post by *petermad »

Support for something like this - I guess the placeholder marks could be something like %?....%?

Like:

Code: Select all

param=?copy new.odt %?Insert document name%?.odt
License #524 (1994)
Danish Total Commander Translator
TC 10.00rc2 32+64bit on Win XP 32bit & Win 7, 8.1 & 10 (21H1) 64bit, 'Everything' 1.4.1.1005 (x64)
TC 3.22 on Android 6 & 11
Try: TC Extended Menus | TC Languagebar | TC Dark Help | PHSM-Calendar
Post Reply