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meaty2346

Hey im new here an im having some trouble i have searched but can not find i need help this is what i wanna do.

xbmc is open i want to launch steam from xbmc an when steam open's i want xbmc to close then when i close steam i want xbmc to open again.

CAN THIS BE DONE?????

 

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Xenobiologist

Hi,

what do you mean by start? Clicking a button?

You can use an Autoit script to check for ProcessExists in a loop and then react on the click and/or processes. 


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_RunOnlyOnThis UDF Make sure that a script can only be executed on ... (Windows / HD / ...)

Internet-Café Server/Client Application Open CD, Start Browser, Lock remote client, etc.

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iamtheky

Steam is for content.  This discussion should be legit.

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Palestinian

If that is ALL he is doing, I would somewhat agree. Steam is also used to launch a game. I say lets have a moderator weigh in and make a decision.

 

xbmc is open i want to launch steam from xbmc an when steam open's i want xbmc to close then when i close steam i want xbmc to open again.

 

I believe that is all he is doing with the script he's looking for.

@OP: Put some effort into scripting and post your attempts, it can be done.

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Bert

I believe that is all he is doing with the script he's looking for.

@OP: Put some effort into scripting and post your attempts, it can be done.

 

ok, from what I can find XMBC is this: http://xbmc.org/

If he simply wants to switch from one to another than he can use Run, ProcessClose, ProcessExist.

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