Steve, You're probably correct, although I wouldn't know. I misunderstood your question. When you asked for the "best" way, I thought you were just looking for a way--but I also considered that FSpSetFInfo is the corollary fn to the one RP sent you. I'm sure when RP wakes up, he'll educate both of us. :-) e-e =J= a y " On May 22, 2007, at 10:56 AM, Steve wrote: > Thanks Jay... I thought that method was deprecated and there was a > modern replacement. > > ~ steve > > On May 22, 2007, at 9:08 AM, Jay Reeve wrote: > > >> Steve, >> >> The easiest is probably to use >> DEF OPEN "FTypCr8r" >> before creating the file. (This also sets the file type.) >> >> To change the creator on an existing file, check out >> FSpSetFInfo( Fspec, FndrInfo ) >> and the fInfo record type.