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Tech Tip: Setting the access path file type so it opens automatically with 4D Client
Published On: September 1, 2000

On Windows, if you want to open 4D Client when you double-click any access path file you need to do the following:

  • On your machine, select any window.
  • Select Options from the View menu.
  • In the Options dialog, click the File types tab control.
  • From the Registered file type list, select Client Connection.
  • Below the Actions area, click New.
  • In the New action dialog, type open as the action and select 4D Client application as the "Application used to perform action".

  • Click OK.
  • In the Edit File Type dialog, click OK.

  • In the Options dialog, click OK.

If you then double-click any Access path file to launch your 4d Client application with that file's settings.