[wingide-users] Open new Wing Instance

Wingware Support support at wingware.com
Fri Sep 23 12:50:26 MDT 2011

On 9/22/11 11:16 PM, Jan wrote:
> Am 22.09.2011 21:38, schrieb Wing IDE Support:
>> On 9/22/11 2:42 PM, Jan wrote:
>>> Opening a project by double clicking on the project file does not create
>>> a new instance (window) when already a window is open. The existing
>>> project is closed. I think this behaviour is very strange and annoying
>>> (even incorrect/inconsistent from a use case point of view). Can this be
>>> changed by a setting?
>> What platform are you on?  I believe the behavior varies by platform.
>> Thanks,
>> John
> I'm on Windows.

On Windows you can alter the shortcut you use to launch Wing by adding 
--new to the command line and it should always open a new instance of Wing.


Stephan Deibel
Wingware | Python IDE
Advancing Software Development


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