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Loading an Initial Dataset
Normally Epina ImageLab remembers the dataset used most recently and loads this dataset after start-up (if the Option "Automatic Reload of the Recently Used Dataset" in the preferences is set). You can force Epina ImageLab to load a specific dataset by passing the filename of the dataset as a calling parameter to Epina ImageLab. If the filename does not contain a path specification Epina ImageLab tries to load the dataset from the current working directory.
In order to pass a parameter to Epina ImageLab you have to adjust the properties of the icon which is used to start Epina ImageLab. Right click the icon and add the dataset to be loaded upon startup to target string (use a blank to separate it from the calling path):
Running a Script during Startup
Likewise you can load and run a script by adding the filename of a particular script as a calling parameter. If the script name does not contain a path specification Epina ImageLab tries to load the script from the current script directory.
If an error occurs when running the script one of the following error codes will be displayed: