Icon Handelrs (Save File Icon) ?

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CivilSigma
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Icon Handelrs (Save File Icon) ?

Post by CivilSigma » Thu May 14, 2020 7:04 pm

In my program I use wxFileDialog to select where I will be saving, and to specify the extension of the save file, and wxFile to work with actual save content using the I/O functions.

Once the file is saved, I would like it to have a custom thumbnail and when clicked open the .exe of my application. I did a google search and came across "https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/window ... l/handlers" which I think is how to go about achieving this.

But I was wondering if there was something similar implemented in wxWidgets?

Thank you in advance

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Re: Icon Handelrs (Save File Icon) ?

Post by doublemax » Thu May 14, 2020 7:31 pm

Try wxMimeTypesManager::Associate
https://docs.wxwidgets.org/trunk/classw ... 287356d0d8

I've never used it myself and AFAIK there is no sample showing how to use it, so you may have to experiment a little.
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