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BlocStyler "File Selection With Browse" select multiple files possible?

Phenom
Phenom

A colleague asked if the "File Selection With Browse" block (NativeFileBrowser) would allow selection of multiple files. When designing a dialog hovering over the block in the catalog pops up the following tooltip:

 

FileSelectionWithBrowseTooltip.png

This plainly suggests that it can allow multiple file selection, but I can see no way to enable this functionality. Or am I mis-understanding the tooltip?

Graham Inchley Snr R&D Engineer (Systems Development), Sandvik Coromant
Lenovo ThinkPad W540, Win7, 16GB. Developing in: Java | C | C# | KF
Production: NX8.5.3.3 MP11 64bit Testing: NX9.0.2.5
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Re: BlocStyler "File Selection With Browse" select multiple files possible?

Siemens Phenom Siemens Phenom
Siemens Phenom

@Inch,

 

Looking at NX 11, I don't see any properties to enable this. I do notice that the tooltip text has been changed at some point between the version you are using and NX 11. The NX 11 tooltip reads:

 

FS_Balloon_NX11.png

 

I would assume that multiple selection was never available and the tooltip text you are seeing was incorrect.

 

Please log an ER asking for this additional functionality. The file selection with browse block is in dire need of updates to bring it's functionality more in line with the System.Windows.Forms capabilities.

Re: BlocStyler "File Selection With Browse" select multiple files possible?

Phenom
Phenom

Hi Jim.
Thanks for checking. I'll open an ER and post the number here for others to reference.

 

The ER is 7797608

Graham Inchley Snr R&D Engineer (Systems Development), Sandvik Coromant
Lenovo ThinkPad W540, Win7, 16GB. Developing in: Java | C | C# | KF
Production: NX8.5.3.3 MP11 64bit Testing: NX9.0.2.5