BE_FileSelectDialog ( prompt {; inFolderPath } )

Displays the standard OS select file dialog. Changes the title of the dialog to the prompt specified.


Version : 1.0
2.0 : Added the optional inFolderPath parameter.
2.2 : Added the ability to select multiple files.  Update dialogs for new Windows OS versions.
4.0 : return error 3, command not available on iOS, Linux and under FMS.
4.0.2 : Renamed from BE_SelectFile


Parameters :

  • prompt : the text to display in the dialog.
  • inFolderPath ( optional ) : The folder to start in when opening the dialog. Defaults to the last used folder.


Result : the path to the file selected, or an empty string if the user cancels.

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