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  1. #1
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    Change the application name in the menu

    Hi

    I would like te change the name of an appalication in the applicatios menu.
    Is it possible,if yes how can i do this i'd modifided in _reg.rss but it didn't worked.

    Thank you.

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    Re: Change the application name in the menu

    You will have to change the short_caption and caption in your .rss file inside LOCALISABLE_APP_INFO.

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    Re: Change the application name in the menu

    Hi

    Thanks kamalakshan but,didn't worked,event if a delete all applications files and build it.

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    Re: Change the application name in the menu

    Try to clean project (best choice is using abld reallyclean command) and after that build it again.

    Also this article might be helpful - How to Rename an Application

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    Re: Change the application name in the menu

    I think name of the exe will be changed from the mmp file just have a look at it.

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    Re: Change the application name in the menu

    Hi

    Well no solution,the application who i wan to change its name is LogExample from the frum examples

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    Thumbs up Re: Change the application name in the menu

    Hi

    I have rule the problem like this

    In _reg.rss:

    Code:
    #include <appinfo.rh>
    #include <RealApplicationName.rsg>
    
    UID2 KUidAppRegistrationResourceFile
    UID3 0xE...
    
    RESOURCE APP_REGISTRATION_INFO
        {
        app_file = "RealApplicationName";
        localisable_resource_file =  "\\resource\\apps\\RealApplicationName";
        localisable_resource_id = R_NewApplicationName_LOCALISABLE_APP_INFO;
        embeddability = KAppNotEmbeddable;
        newfile = KAppDoesNotSupportNewFile;
        launch = KAppLaunchInForeground;
    }
    in .rss
    Code:
    RESOURCE LOCALISABLE_APP_INFO r_NewApplicationName_localisable_app_info
        {
        short_caption = "NewApplicationName";
        caption_and_icon =
        CAPTION_AND_ICON_INFO
            {
            caption = "NewApplicationName";
            };
        }
    Good Day

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