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sorry for the simple question...

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All,
How do I start another exe from my vb desktop app? want to create simple
setup wrapper that calls several setups in sequence...
MTIA
wardeaux
Nov 21 '05 #1
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Hi,

Process.Start("MyApp.exe")

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All,
How do I start another exe from my vb desktop app? want to create simple
setup wrapper that calls several setups in sequence...
MTIA
wardeaux

Nov 21 '05 #2

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* "Wardeaux" <wa******@bellsouth.net> scripsit:
How do I start another exe from my vb desktop app? want to create simple
setup wrapper that calls several setups in sequence...


'Shell' or 'System.Diagnostics.Process.Start'.

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Nov 21 '05 #3

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Thank you for both answers. Now, is there also a way to wait for the exe
and capture the exit code of the apps when they exit to validate they
completed successfully or handle errors?
MTIA
wardeaux

"Wardeaux" <wa******@bellsouth.net> wrote in message
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All,
How do I start another exe from my vb desktop app? want to create simple
setup wrapper that calls several setups in sequence...
MTIA
wardeaux

Nov 21 '05 #4

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Process.WaitForExit() & Process.ExitCode

"Wardeaux" <wa******@bellsouth.net> wrote in message
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Thank you for both answers. Now, is there also a way to wait for the exe
and capture the exit code of the apps when they exit to validate they
completed successfully or handle errors?
MTIA
wardeaux

"Wardeaux" <wa******@bellsouth.net> wrote in message
news:eK**************@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
All,
How do I start another exe from my vb desktop app? want to create simple
setup wrapper that calls several setups in sequence...
MTIA
wardeaux


Nov 21 '05 #5

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very cool!!!
thanks!
wardeaux

"Shiva" <sh******@online.excite.com> wrote in message
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Process.WaitForExit() & Process.ExitCode

"Wardeaux" <wa******@bellsouth.net> wrote in message
news:OR**************@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
Thank you for both answers. Now, is there also a way to wait for the exe
and capture the exit code of the apps when they exit to validate they
completed successfully or handle errors?
MTIA
wardeaux

"Wardeaux" <wa******@bellsouth.net> wrote in message
news:eK**************@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
All,
How do I start another exe from my vb desktop app? want to create simple setup wrapper that calls several setups in sequence...
MTIA
wardeaux


Nov 21 '05 #6

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