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Running BATCH files on local machine

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Hi

Hope you can help.

I run PHP on a remote Linux server.

I want to include EXEC to run a batch file on my local Windows machine to copy some files, invoked from the remote server - can this be done?

Thanks

Peter
Dec 27 '07 #1
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pbmods
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Heya, Peter. Welcome to TSDN!

PHP will only execute files on the server. To run a file on the client machine, your best bet would be to use an ActiveX control in Internet Explorer.

For more info on this, post in the JavaScript forum.
Dec 31 '07 #2

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