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launchassociated.vim : Launches current file with the associated program.

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created by
Caglar Toklu
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Launches current file with the associated program.

For example, if you are editing an HTML file, and type the command LaunchAssociated, your default browser will open it.

It can be used on any file type, such as .xml, .html, .java or even .png, anything that is associated with a program.


The development is on Github.
For documentation, please visit the homepage link.
Functionality changes will still be reflected to Vim.org page.
install details
For Vundle users:
    Plugin 'caglartoklu/launchassociated.vim'

For Pathogen users:
    cd ~/.vim/bundle
    git clone git://github.com/caglartoklu/launchassociated.vim

For all other users, simply drop the launchassociated.vim file to your plugin directory.

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
launchassociated.vim 0.0.2 2015-04-21 7.0 Caglar Toklu Added SelectInFileManager command (currently, Windows only).
This command will open the file manager and the buffer will be selected by default.
launchassociated.vim 0.0.1 2013-10-28 7.0 Caglar Toklu Initial upload
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