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Local $showmessage = "On"
If $showmessage="On" Then
    $Window = '" /k "'
;   MsgBox(0,"","-" & $Window & "-")
    $Window = '" /c "'
;RunWait(@ComSpec & " /k " & "Notepad", "", @SW_MAXIMIZE) ; This line works
RunWait(@ComSpec & $Window & "Notepad", "", @SW_MAXIMIZE) ; This line doesn't work

I would like to know what needs to be changed for the second RunWait to run properly.

It appears to me that I created $Window correctly but it doesn't work.



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$Window = " /k "

You only want the literal string - not the quotes surrounding it as well.


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