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New user here, I'm trying to simply open a text file for verification of build numbers. Here is my code...

Run("Explorer.exe" C:\DailyBuild")

FileOpen("BuildLog.txt")

 

Nothing happens...Explorer opens to the desired directory where the file lives but it won't open the text file. Any suggestions?

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FileOpen doesn't "open" the file, it creates a file handle to the file so you can use it with other file related functions. If you want it to open in its default program use ShellExecute.


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Try ShellExecute("<Path to> BuildLog.txt") instead.


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Thanks so much to you both...worked like a charm.

Very appreciative newbie!!

 

 

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Now that I have my file open, it displays the text I need to use to find the proper build folder. How can I get the text in the .txt log file and use it to search a directory for a folder in the same name?

 

 

 

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#7 ·  Posted (edited)

You might want to re-think the StringSplit @Trong. @CRLF is seen as two chars and not one. Did you maybe want to add $STR_ENTIRESPLIT? Or then just use the baked in FileReadToArray(), which isn't buggy.

Edited by guinness

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#8 ·  Posted (edited)

My bad.
Thanks for your suggestion, it help me write the script fast and easy understand.
 

;#include <File.au3>
Local $sLogFile = @DesktopDir & "\Logs.txt"
MsgBox(64, "Content log file:", FileRead($sLogFile))

Local $aLogLine, $aLogFilebyLine=FileReadToArray($sLogFile)
;_FileReadToArray($sLogFile,$aLogFilebyLine)
;For $i = 1 To UBound($aLogFilebyLine) - 1
For $i = 0 To UBound($aLogFilebyLine) - 1
    $aLogLine = $aLogFilebyLine[$i]
    MsgBox(64, "You find me?", $aLogLine & @CRLF)
Next

 

Edited by Trong
$i = 1 -> $i = 0

Regards,
 

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#9 ·  Posted (edited)

Check your For loop. Your best bet is to read the help file for FileReadToArray.

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