Calling fscommand(“exec”, “filename”); will launch the application specified by filename. The EXEC fscommand is the only escape hatch that. It is also possible to launch video via the FSCommand Launch command, but only if the device supports it (the video file format is mapped to the device video. I know fsCommand is used for that but can anyone help me by providing the exe file will start running. this is what i want to do please help!.

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The nice thing about the widget is that it tackles the heart of the problem and allows you to use one widget in your project and it fixes buttons, click boxes, text entry boxes, standard and conditional advanced actions There is no external AS3 file that I can find to edit for this.


Results 1 to 9 of 9. The batch file then calls the exe which resides elsewhere on your system. I’ll check with Adobe, and also with my client. It should launch, as you say, but Have you both attempted to configure the Flash Security settings to allow linking from your location?

You can’t provide a path to the file you want to launch, it has to exist in a special sanboxed folder. fscommnd

Yeah it has to be AS 3. This is probably by design for security reasons.

Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Quick Navigation ActionScript 2. This will solve a lot of headaches for people on this forum. If you can tell me which file you found that in, I might be able to make progress.


That severely limits the usefulness of EXEC, but over the years people have come up with some clever workarounds. There’s got to be a way Username Password Remember Me? So EXE files you create with SWF Studio will be able to pass arguments to external applications and you won’t have to put the executables you want to run in the fscommand sandbox folder.

Opening external exe file via fscommand Ask Question. By publishing as exe you get different settings by default Fscommand Exec will only work if you publish your Flash file as.

I need to open two different pdf files placed in the fscommand folder. This is a security measure. I think you hit on a possible solution with the. I want to make an interface from which i can run external EXE files. Give your button the following actions: When I use the “open file or url” option to launch an exe, I get a download file dialogue. I don’t know why a flash projector can not open another one!! I have seen that the external file must be under the folder fscommand.

I know flash a little, just simple animations. Do you have a difficult problem you need help with? And yes, I used the fscommand.

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SWF Studio and FSCommand EXEC

Flash Projector have limited rights to user computers and files. So how do you get Flash to do things like open documents or launch applications? The time now is Then drop it into a Captivate slide to allow it to do the laujch lifting of opening the EXE. The following can apply to programs or documents.


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Originally Posted by Tann San. So in an attempt to bypass that, I built a Flash button that uses fscommand “exec”, “myfile. Results 1 to 9 of 9 Thread: However I found that answer and now I am not sure I can open a flash exe by another flash exe. Stack Overflow works best with JavaScript enabled. Unfortunately, Flash won’t directly open a “.

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When C4 goes to launch or jump to another captivate file, it executes the fscommand This tool uses JavaScript and much of it will not work correctly without it enabled. You can not post a blank message. More power usually comes hand-in-hand with more complexity Next, it might be a good idea to tell Flash about this. So I’m looking for suggestions for a cleaner way to launch an exe from Captivate – I’d prefer not to see a download file dialogue. By clicking “Post Fscommahd Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Lanch application can’t have any spaces or special characters in the file name. Launh if the action script for both is: