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Topic: Re: ALT+TAB function script?
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 56389
From: LeonardR
Date: 5/29/2002 05:19 PM

At 07:34 PM 8/13/2001 -0400, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>I'd really like to create a button on a pdf that does the same as ALT+TAB
>to another program. Would this be Java or postscript? Does anyone know how
>this can be done?

Since neither PDF nor Acrobat support the execution of either Java
or Postscript, neither of those languages are an option. If you meant
JavaScript, that also isn't an option since it has no access to the OS
functionality.

The only way you could do this would be a custom plug-in.


Leonard

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Appligent, Inc. (formerly Digital Applications) (610) 284-4233 (fax)

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