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Re: st: Stata 8.2: How to display current dataset's filename in main window's title bar?


From   Nick Winter <nw53@cornell.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Stata 8.2: How to display current dataset's filename in main window's title bar?
Date   Wed, 04 May 2005 09:11:55 -0400

True enough. I suppose you could use the Menu and Dialog programming tools to create your own personal "File-Open" menu item . . .

--Nick

At 03:03 PM 5/4/2005 +0200, you wrote:

Thanks for this hint. I tried that. Still, it does not help whenever a
file is opened using the "Open File" from the file menu.

sebastian

On 5/4/05, Nick Winter <nw53@cornell.edu> wrote:
> I think you would need to write your own wrapper for -use-; something like:
>
> program myuse
>          version 8.2
>          use `0'
>          window manage maintitle `"$S_FN"'
> end
>
>
> At 02:12 PM 5/4/2005 +0200, you wrote:
> >Dear statalisters,
> >
> >I would like to convince my Stata 8.2 to automatically display the
> >filename of the current dataset on the title bar of the main window. I
> >know how to do it manually by e.g. using - window manage maintitle
> >"$S_FN" - but is it possible to have it displayed without my
> >interaction after a new dataset has been loaded?
> >
> >Thank you for efforts!
> >
> >Sebastian
> >--
> >- Seb F Buechte
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- Seb F Buechte
-
- Stay tuned!

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Nicholas Winter 607.255.8819 t
Assistant Professor 607.255.4530 f
Department of Government nw53@cornell.edu e
308 White Hall falcon.arts.cornell.edu/nw53 w
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-4601

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