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CountyIT

This should be simple but I am stumped. I wrote a script that installs from a flash drive (drive E:) and when I finish running the install it won't let me eject the flash drive because it is busy. I am sure it is because that is the drive that is current open.

I need a was, at the end of my install, to change back to the boot drive before I exit my install program. I tried FileChangeDir(@windowsdir) but I have a feeling it has the same effect as if at the command prompt. If I am on drive E: and do a cd c:windows it woun't work because I first have to change do drive C: then do a cd windows.

What AutoIt function do I use to simply change the working drive to C:? or better yet to change back to the boot drive?

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guinness

You can't change the location of where the executable is running from, just the working directory.


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cageman

Sounds like you need something that copies an exe from the flash to @windowdir, execute it, stop your script. Let that script eject the driver and let it delete itself.

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