Trevor DeVore wrote: > On Mon, Oct 23, 2017 at 11:32 AM Brian Milby via use-livecode < > use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> One option would be to leave the extension off when initially >> presented to the user. Then add the correct extension before saving >> if the user did not manually add one. It is probably a little more >> complicated than that though... unless the user has their OS set to >> display extensions, they may not be presented with them normally. I’m >> not sure if that is detectable from within LC though. > > One thing to be aware of with this approach is that it won’t work if > your app is sandboxed (apps distributed through the Mac App Store are > sandboxed). When sandboxed you can only write to a file path that the > user explicitly specifies. You will get an error if you try to change > the path that the user specified in the save as dialog.
Good point. Thanks for that, Trevor. It would seem an enhancement request is in order. Paul, are you in a position to file that? -- Richard Gaskin Fourth World Systems Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web ____________________________________________________________________ ambassa...@fourthworld.com http://www.FourthWorld.com _______________________________________________ use-livecode mailing list email@example.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode