Launches the specified app using additional options.
- macOS 10.0–10.15Deprecated
The name of the app to open.
NO, the app's icon is not placed on the screen. (The icon still exists, though.)
YES, the autolaunch default is set as though the specified app were autolaunched at startup.
YES if the app was successfully launched or was already running; otherwise,
Use of this method is discouraged. Its current behavior is the same as the
YES if the app is successfully launched or already running, and
NO if it can’t be launched.
Before this method begins, it posts an
NSWorkspace to the
NSWorkspace object’s notification center. When the operation is complete, it posts an
It is safe to call this method from any thread in your app in macOS 10.6 and later.