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Best ways to receive file from and to transfer file to a desktop app

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5ervant

What's the best way to receive file from a desktop app?

  • app.exe will execute a cmd with "au3file.exe /path/of/the/file.xml" and the au3file.exe will get and delete that.
  • Or else?

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And best way to transfer file to a desktop app?

  • au3file.exe do a $_POST request and the app.exe MUST HAVE a local HTTP server that can receive $_POST, but it looks heavy 'cause the app must have a server such XAMPP.
  • au3file.exe execute a cmd with "app.exe /path/of/the/file.xml" and the app.exe will now get that file and delete.
  • Or else?

 

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5ervant

Anyone that can guess the best ways to receive and to transfer files?

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@5ervant you are more than welcome to bump your post after waiting the requisite 24 hours, but increasingly larger text is not going to get you an answer any faster. Please show some patience.


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