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Runs the selected string as a command line parameter of a local program via right-click or Tools menu. Download from the homepage some examples showing how to use this add-on.
About this Add-on
How it works?
* First select the program to launch from Tools/Add-ons/Extensions/RunWith/Options.
* Select a text in the web document you are viewing.
* Right click and, in the context menu, click on RunWith.
* The program will be executed with the selected text given to the program as a command line parameter.
What this is for?
I have developed this extension for my own needs and I am now sharing this with whoever wants.
It is intended to those developers or semi-developers who write scripts to make their life easier.
By itself this extension does not do anything, but with the appropriate batch, vbs or other script of all kinds, it can do everything.
I made this extension downloadable for all the platforms, although I have tested it mostly under Windows and a little with Linux.
Also I wrote a RunWith Companion (windows), which is a menu sample with items such "Map this address with Google" or "Display this Quote symbol with Yahoo Finance" etc. It is available via the RunWith homepage.