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James

Hey,

For part of my program I am allowing people to run programs from a desktop. If the program is a .exe then it will run, if its a folder it doesnt work.

I have tried If @error then MsgBox() but it doesnt work.

Here is what I have so far.

Func _RunProg()
    $Readme = _GUICtrlListViewGetItemText($mList, _GUICtrlListViewGetSelectedIndices($mList))
    $mList = _GUICtrlListViewGetItemText($mList, 0)
    ; If $mList = "My Computer" Then MsgBox(0, "File Run", "Found My Computer")
    If PathIsDir($mList) Then
        MsgBox(0x10, "Error", "You cannot run a folder.")
    Else
    ShellExecuteWait($Readme, @DesktopDir, @SW_MAXIMIZE)
    EndIf
EndFunc   ;==>_RunProg

James

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PsaltyDS

PathIsDir() is not a built-in AutoIt function. You didn't include Manadar's little UDF:

Func PathIsDir($s_Path) ; if the path entered is a directory, it returns a number bigger then zero. If it is not it returns 0.
    $s_Attrib = FileGetAttrib($s_Path)
    Return StringInStr($s_Attrib,"D",1)
EndFunc

If it was actually included elsewhere, your script fragment looks like it should work. If you still have a problem, use a debug MsgBox() or ConsoleWrite() to make sure $mList really has the path in it.

:)


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