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How to open Windows Explorer with a specific File being selected

To open Windows Explorer with a specific file being selected you can use the following function :

	private void OpenAndSelectFileInWindowsExplorer(string filepath)
		string args = string.Format("/e, /select, \"{0}\"", filepath);
		System.Diagnostics.ProcessStartInfo info = new System.Diagnostics.ProcessStartInfo();
		info.FileName = "explorer";
		info.UseShellExecute = true;
		info.Arguments = args;