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Dampe

WildCards help.

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Dampe

Hey there.

I'm looking for the syntax of joining multiple wildcards

For example

$scan = "*.bmp"

I want to make my $scan variable the wildcard value, but I want the value to support bmp and png

Just not sure how to put them into the one string.


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JerryD

Usually you separate types with a semicolon - just like in Windows Search, so if you wanted to search for *.bmp and *.jpg, you'd use "*.bmp;*.jpg".

The same holds true for functions such as FileOpenDialog. From the help page for that function:

"Separate the file filters with a semicolon as shown in the example.

Multiple groups of filters are separated by a pipe "|"."

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