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Help Please run() command

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Ok i'm realy new to AutoIt but i now alot but i'm trying to make AutoIt start a program in another folder but the folder is in the same place as the script i tried this

Run("MySQL.bat","@ScriptDir\Resources\")

But that did not work if some could help me I could apreciate it.

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Welcome to autoit forum :)

Note that 'run' function work only for executable extensions like .exe, .bat, .com or .pif

Take a look to ShellExecute

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@lilpimp

Welcome to autoit forum :)

Note that 'run' function work only for executable extensions like .exe, .bat, .com or .pif

Take a look to ShellExecute

Cheers, FireFox.

.. and why did you feel you needed to share this info?

He clearly wants to run an BAT file.

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For nothing... only one post and its a 'newbie' question, now he know something more ...

Cheers, FireFox.


 

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For nothing... only one post and its a 'newbie' question, now he know something more ...

Cheers, FireFox.

I think you are trying to help as much as you can but also consider it could be confusing too.

Jos


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Sure... :lmao: but as I said its a note :) , I wont reply after your reply until its usefull cos i would get kicked :think:

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Ok i'm realy new to AutoIt but i now alot but i'm trying to make AutoIt start a program in another folder but the folder is in the same place as the script i tried this

Run("MySQL.bat","@ScriptDir\Resources\")

But that did not work if some could help me I could apreciate it.

The Remarks section of the help file has good tips for running DOS stuff. Hope it works for you.

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It appears to be your syntax, not your logic, that's off. You have the macro inside the quotes. Try this:

Run("MySQL.bat", @ScriptDir & "\Resources")

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