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RunWait with capture but no window?

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Hi,

I'm doing a RunWait(@ComSpec & " /c " & "commandName >output.txt")

Which works fine, except a dos window opens - and since i need to call this several times it becomes annoying (and you can't work with the compute meaniwhile) that this window pops up and closes up and closes etc.

Is there someway i can run the command above, and capture the output but don't have the DOS window flash open?

(Windows 7 )

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@SW_HIDE should do it.

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@SW_HIDE should do it.

I tried that but it didn't work.. *sigh*

I wonder if that is because the command opens its own window?

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I tried that but it didn't work.. *sigh*

I wonder if that is because the command opens its own window?

mabye you forgot the working dir or 2 "" between your command and the @SW_HIDE:

RunWait(@ComSpec & " /c " & "commandName >output.txt", "", @SW_HIDE )

if you dont want to set workingdir, you anyway have to write like this.

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mabye you forgot the working dir or 2 "" between your command and the @SW_HIDE:

RunWait(@ComSpec & " /c " & "commandName >output.txt", "", @SW_HIDE )

if you dont want to set workingdir, you anyway have to write like this.

You were right, I forgot the "" - indeed it works.

Thanks for your help :)

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