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lrohrbaugh

I don't understand Workdir

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Below is the script I am running. For some reason I can't get it to look in the proper folder. If I drop the exe into the system32 folder and removed the workdir location it runs fine. I'm sure it's something stupid but I can't figure it out. Thanks in advance.

Local $sUserName = "lrohrbaugh"

Local $sPassword = "password"

Local $sWorkDir = "c:\program files\tpi\imagine"

RunAs ($sUserName, "aac", $sPassword, 0, "imagine_update.exe" , $sWorkDir )

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I bet its having dificulties with the space between "Program Files" in the path you are using.

Try:

Local $sWorkDir = '"c:\program files\tpi\imagine"'

if you dont notice them.. I added single quotes outside your double quotes


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Use the full path to the executable. The working directory has nothing to do with where the executable is located.

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Use the full path to the executable. The working directory has nothing to do with where the executable is located.

Got it thanks.

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