ELaunchVerb::Type

Not all platforms have different opening semantics, but Windows allows you to specify a specific verb when opening a file.

Choose your operating system:

Windows

macOS

Linux

References

Module

Core

Header

/Engine/Source/Runtime/Core/Public/GenericPlatform/GenericPlatformProcess.h

Include

#include "GenericPlatform/GenericPlatformProcess.h"

Syntax

namespace ELaunchVerb
{
    enum Type
    {
        Open,
        Edit,
    }
}

Values

Name

Description

Open

Launch the application associated with opening file to 'view'

Edit

Launch the application associated with opening file to 'edit'

Remarks

Not all platforms have different opening semantics, but Windows allows you to specify a specific verb when opening a file.