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How to execute another .au3 script properly?

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With Run() u can run .bat, .exe files and so on. But not .au3 ones, i think. Only if you compile them, but in that case i dont like to do so.

And i also dont want to #include them, i just want to run them.

I think i seen once that someone ran it by calling autoit.exe or something, with the file as parameter.

Is that the best way to do it? Or is there a better way? Coz i need to get the return value of that script somehow...

thx in advance,


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See the end solution in this thread, Run an AutoIt Script.

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you can Run() any file, as long as you include the program the file runs with.

Run("Notepad.exe C:\AutoIt\AutoItlog.txt")

that will open the AutoItlog.txt file in notepad.

The same can be done with Au3 scripts.

Run("C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\AutoIt3.exe D:\path to script\script.au3")



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