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Updated Version of Copy Object Utilities

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  • Updated Version of Copy Object Utilities

    I'm putting this in a new thread since I think it would be confusing to add it to the old thread which has multiple messages with attachments and different versions of the files.

    This is version 2.0.2. Prior versions didn't allow copying/deleting of letters. This was an oversight which is corrected in this version. There are also some UI changes.

    This version, like previous versions, should be able to be used with Alpha versions 5 through 9. I have personally tested it only with versions 5 AND 9. Based on prior experience, it seems reasonable to expect that it will work with the intermediate versions as well.

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    Re: Updated Version of Copy Object Utilities

    Was reading how to install this utility and have run into a snag. I am using A5V9. I do not have a folder called "Addins_Installed" within the A5V9 directory. SO where do I put the AEX file for this utility? Is this as simple as just creating the "Addins_Installed" folder myself?

    I do have the "Control_Panel_Addins" folder so that works.




    • #3
      Re: Updated Version of Copy Object Utilities

      Hi Finian,

      Any chance this can be updated to work with V10 and above?
      Keith Hubert
      Alpha Guild Member
      KHDB Management Systems
      Skype = keith.hubert

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      • #4
        Re: Updated Version of Copy Object Utilities

        PHP Code:
        Is this as simple as just creating the "Addins_Installed" folder myself
        Yes that works properly in my Version 9.



        • #5
          Re: Updated Version of Copy Object Utilities

          A new, V11-compliant, version of the utility is available.

          The "Manage Attachments" feature of the message board does not work for me (and, from a quick glance around the forums, for many others as well) so I'm unable to upload the file to the code archive.

          Thanks to Al Bucholz for making the file available on his server. The link is below.

          Download is available here..

          or here..

          Last edited by Al Buchholz; 12-11-2012, 12:12 PM. Reason: added link for external download


          • #6
            Re: Updated Version of Copy Object Utilities

            Here's is Finian's updated utility:


            Lenny Forziati
            Vice President, Internet Products and Technical Services
            Alpha Software Corporation


            • #7
              Re: Updated Version of Copy Object Utilities

              Applause is in order.

              Thanks for your generosity, Finian.
              There can be only one.


              • #8
                Re: Updated Version of Copy Object Utilities

                Originally posted by Stan Mathews View Post
                Applause is in order.

                Thanks for your generosity, Finian.
                Most definitely agreed!
                Al Buchholz
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