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Opening a file with the default program on Windows and Mac

Stephen Ball – I’ve been using the windows API call ShellExec for years to pass in the file name of a file I want to launch programatically with the default application on Windows; but I am now creating an application for use on Windows and Mac with FireMonkey for the upcoming season of Developer Direct LIVE Mobile Summer School (starting Tuesday 16th July) and I need to implement the same functionality on Mac as well. My first stop was to check IOUtils to see if this was implemented there, which it isn’t in XE4. When working with multiple platforms, you will find they often implement the same ...
Favorite? Off-Topic? Stephen Ball @ 2013-07-10 11:54

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