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"FileNameDialog"

FilledSmallSquare "FileNameDialog" is a front end token that opens a dialog box to retrieve the full pathname of a file.

FilledSmallSquare This token is equivalent to the menu command Input RightTriangle Get File Path.

FilledSmallSquare When a file is selected, clicking Open pastes the full pathname of the file into the notebook at the current selection.

FilledSmallSquare To execute a front end token, you typically evaluate a command of the form FrontEndExecute[FrontEndToken[token]].