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Select config at startup

Post by w9mdb » 15 Nov 2017, 00:03

Can one select a saved configuration at startup?

Is there some command line switch to do this?

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Re: Select config at startup

Post by G4POP » 15 Nov 2017, 09:26

You can have different desktop shortcuts for each configuration if you use the Config ID in the shortcut path

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Re: Select config at startup

Post by KI4TN » 22 Jun 2019, 12:28

I did a search of the forum and found this article. I am interested in doing this, but can't seem to get the syntax right.

My shortcut has to following command line in the target:

"C:\Program Files (x86)\IW3HMH\Log4OM\LogOMUI.exe"

I have tried typing CONFIG=xxxxxxxxxx after LogOMUI.exe with a space, slash, backslash, and colon, but nothing works. Any help would be appreciated.

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Re: Select config at startup

Post by HB9BRJ » 22 Jun 2019, 18:46

I'm using shortcuts for each of my 4 configurations. Here is an example:

C:\PortableApps\Log4OM\LogOMUI.exe CONFIG=c65a98bc-22ed-4194-a673-5a962a1e3371
No double quotes needed since there are no spaces in the path. But this one also works:
"C:\PortableApps\Log4OM\LogOMUI.exe" CONFIG=c65a98bc-22ed-4194-a673-5a962a1e3371

If your path contains spaces I think the command string should look like this:
"C:\Program Files (x86)\IW3HMH\Log4OM\LogOMUI.exe" CONFIG=.....

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