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Re: st: Re: Prompt user of ado file for input & output file names & path


From   Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Re: Prompt user of ado file for input & output file names & path
Date   Mon, 4 Jul 2011 12:51:03 +0100

. search dialog

On Mon, Jul 4, 2011 at 12:47 PM, Partho Sarkar <partho.ss@gmail.com> wrote:

> This may be a very basic question!  I am writing an ado file which
> will take a data file, perform some operations on the data, and write
> the resulting data to another file.  How could I write commands to ask
> the user to enter the names (with paths) of the input & output files?
> This could be either in the form of displaying a text box/boxes for
> the file names or, much more preferably, allow the user to browse (in
> Windows) to the directory & input file.

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