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Sets whether other file types are allowed.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
FileDialog 4.3 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "FileDialog.SetAllowsOtherFileTypes"; value )   More


Parameter Description Example
value The new setting. Pass 1 to enable other file types or 0 to disable. 1


Returns OK.


Sets whether other file types are allowed.
Only for save panel to allow saving in other file types.
Added Windows support in plugin version 8.3 for Windows Vista or newer.


Allow other file types:

MBS( "FileDialog.SetAllowsOtherFileTypes"; 1 )

See also

This function is free to use.

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 13th January 2021

FileDialog.SetAllowMulti - FileDialog.SetCanSelectHiddenExtension