System.Gadget.path property

[The Windows Gadget Platform/Sidebar is available for use in the operating systems specified in the Requirements section. It may be altered or unavailable in subsequent versions. ]

Gets the Universal Naming Convention (UNC) location of the gadget source files.

This property is read-only.

Syntax


strpath = System.Gadget.path


Property value

A String that receives the UNC location.

Remarks

Useful for referring to files within the gadget file structure.

Examples

The following example demonstrates how to play an ASX file from a gadget.


// mediaPlayer is the id of the Media Player object.
function StartPlayer()
{
    mediaPlayer.url = System.Gadget.path + "\\mediafile.asx"; 
    mediaPlayer.controls.play();
}



Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows Vista [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]

End of client support

Windows 7

End of server support

Windows Server 2008

IDL

Sidebar.idl

DLL

Sidebar.Exe (version 1.00 or later)

See also

System.Gadget

 

 

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