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Sets whether multiple selection is allowed.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
FileDialog 2.7 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "FileDialog.SetAllowMulti"; value )   More


Parameter Description Example
value Whether to allow multiple selection. Set to 0 to disallow and 1 to allow. 1


Returns OK.


Sets whether multiple selection is allowed.
Default is disallowed (0).

Selecting folder may not allow multiple selection.
But selection files or items may do.


Allow multi file selection:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("FileDialog.SetAllowMulti"; 1)]

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This function is free to use.

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 18th October 2016

FileDialog.SelectItemDialog - FileDialog.SetAllowsOtherFileTypes