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Re: AW: st: Adjusting file associations so do-files open in editor?


From   Kit Baum <baum@bc.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: AW: st: Adjusting file associations so do-files open in editor?
Date   Thu, 25 Mar 2010 08:12:57 -0400

<>
On Mar 25, 2010, at 2:33 AM, Martin wrote:

> Quite apart from the technicalities, the question remains whether users could make the "edit" action the default for a double-click. I could see a case for not having Stata execute a do-file immediately, but rather just open it...


It seems to me that a Preferences checkbox labeled "Edit do-files opened from the Finder in the Do-File Editor" does exactly that. Of course, some crippled operating systems lack a Finder...  An upgrade may be in order.

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