[gptalk] Re: Speech Marks in ADM template values

  • From: "Graham Turner" <gturner@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2007 14:29:23 +0100 (BST)

apology for ducking in to the middle of this one

the 'bible' as you term it Darren - would you have URL location, or could
you email offline

G

On Tue, September 11, 2007 2:24 pm, Darren Mar-Elia wrote:
> Right. I looked in the "bible" for writing ADMs-the MS whitepaper-and
> didn't find any reference to literals. You could try just putting the
> quotes in quotes (e.g. ""%ProgramFiles%\Outlook Express\setup50.exe"
> /APP:WAB
> /CALLER:WINNT /user /install"
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> and see if it parses it correctly, but I kinda doubt it. Also, you could
> try using the standard escape character (\), as in
> "\"%ProgramFiles%\Outlook
> Express\setup50.exe\" /APP:WAB /CALLER:WINNT /user /install"
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> again-that's just a shot in the dark.
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> From: gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
>  Behalf Of Stephen W. Burrows
> Sent: Tuesday, September 11, 2007 6:19 AM
> To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [gptalk] Re: Speech Marks in ADM template values
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> Thanks for the reply, I did think about this and if it's the only option
> I
> will do it this way, but would prefer to make it un-editable if possible.
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> From: gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
>  Behalf Of Darren Mar-Elia
> Sent: Tuesday, September 11, 2007 2:14 PM
> To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [gptalk] Re: Speech Marks in ADM template values
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> How about using an EditText control and then just type this value into
> the policy item, rather than hard coding the value into the ADM?
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> From: gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
>  Behalf Of Stephen W. Burrows
> Sent: Tuesday, September 11, 2007 4:27 AM
> To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [gptalk] Speech Marks in ADM template values
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> Hi,
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> I'm trying to create an adm template that needs the following text as a
> value:
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> "%ProgramFiles%\Outlook Express\setup50.exe" /APP:WAB /CALLER:WINNT /user
>  /install
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> I'm stuck as the value has speech marks and I can't work out how to
> include these speech marks in the value (as values in adm templates also
> require speech marks).
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> Any advice greatly appreciated.
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