opening a .exe with visual basic 6.0

I have a freeware software and I want to open it using visual basic 6.

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#1 wyldjokre69  Icon User is offline

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opening a .exe with visual basic 6.0

Post icon  Posted 28 November 2008 - 01:32 PM

I want to open a .exe file using visual basic 6.0, to look at the program. Can someone assist me doing this.
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Re: opening a .exe with visual basic 6.0

Posted 28 November 2008 - 02:28 PM

I believe this will help you.

Starting an *.exe file from VB6 code
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Re: opening a .exe with visual basic 6.0

Posted 28 November 2008 - 04:11 PM

Use SHELL ... exsample

1.Shell "C:\Widnows\notepad.exe"
2.Shell "C:\Widnows\notepad.exe",vbNormalFocus
3.Shell "C:\Widnows\notepad.exe", vbMaximizedFocus

Structure:

Shell "PathToFile",vbNormalFocus


Vace
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