Opening a file

There are various options to select from when opening a file. Understanding each option allows you to make the correct choice.

Table 1. Project Manager Context Menu - Open options
Menu Option Node(s) Usage
Open File Open the selected file in Code Editor or Form Designer, depending on the file type.
Open as Text Project, Form File Open the file in Code Editor.
Open Dependency Diagram Project, Group Opens Dependency Diagrams
Open with external program Project Open with an external program.
Open With Encoding Project, Source File Open with specified encoding.