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CNSMenu File Select With Dialog

NameCNSMenu File Select With Dialog

Presents the user with a standard open file dialog and returns the path to the chosen file.

FormatCNSMenu File Select With Dialog ( Select entire contents ; Target ; Start Folder ; Prompt ; Dialog Type ; File Types )
Optional Parameters
Select entire contents

If checked, the target field or variable will be replaced by the result of this script step.


Specify the field or variable to receive the file path.

Start Folder

The path to the folder to display when the dialog first opens. For “Put File” dialogs, you can also include a suggested file name.


An optional prompt or message to display on the dialog.

Dialog Type

Choose “Get File” to show an open file style dialog or “Put File” to show a save as style dialog.

File Types

Specify a list of allowable file extensions for “Get File” dialogs or a list of optional file extensions for “Put File” dialogs.