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By Ziv Abraham
#305333
Hi,
I would like to use file dialog to get a folder path for saving purposes. I don’t want to use the folder dialog because than I can’t paste a path, and it’s generally less comfortable.
I would like to filter the “files of type” to only folders, not seeing any other types of files.
Adding a picture of the code
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Thanks!
#306657
Hi,

You have to implement a FileDialogObserver for that dialog, and return false from the IncludeFile callback:
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void	OpenNotesObserver::IncludeFile (const DG::FileDialogIncludeFileEvent& /*ev*/, bool* enable)
{
	*enable = false;
}
Best, Akos