ssCore.Shell.launch

Allows you to launch applications, open documents or URLs from screensavers. This command will only work from screensavers and requires the NCLaunch utility to be installed and running.


Availability:

First available in version 3.0 build 2039.


Input Parameters:

resource - [Optional] - The resource to be launched. This parameter supports monikers.

type - [Optional] - Identifies the resource type. Valid values include: application, document, and url.


Output Parameters:

No output parameters.


Asynchronous Mode:

When this method is called asynchronously, a return object containing the output parameters is passed to the specified callback function.

ssCore.Shell.launch( paramsObject [, callbackParamsObject] [, errorParamsObject] );


Synchronous Mode:

When this method is called synchronously, a return object containing the output parameters is returned to the caller immediately.

var returnObject = ssCore.Shell.launch( paramsObject );


Notes:

None.


Examples:

ssCore.Shell.launch({resource:"startdir://file.pdf", type:"document"});