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Zompy

How is it possible to send some keys to a DOS program?

Send ("Hello")

doesn't work

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SpookMeister

Can you give an example? what program?


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Yashied

How is it possible to send some keys to a DOS program?

Send ("Hello")

doesn't work

If you send in the Command Prompt window everything works fine.

WinActivate('Command Prompt')
Send('Hello')

Which program do you send "Hello"?

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Zompy

Can you give an example? what program?

A program for the administartion.

As is aid send doesn't work, so don't psot that crap...

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youknowwho4eva

A program for the administartion.

As is aid send doesn't work, so don't psot that crap...

Ehm if you are looking for help such post will not get it.


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Zompy

Ehm if you are looking for help such post will not get it.

What do you mean?

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SpookMeister

What do you mean?

He means don't be an ass if you want people to help you

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Zompy

He means don't be an ass if you want people to help you

I rather think Yasier is being an ass, as i said Send doesn't work, and Hello is just an example...

And i heared it is possible.

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youknowwho4eva

@Zompy

I don't think he was being an ass, I think he was saying that sending to the dos prompt works, that it has to be program specific as to why send is not working.

The problem with that is we don't have your program, and if we do we may not have experiance with it, so any information you can give on the program itself would be helpful


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SpookMeister

WinActivate("C:\WINDOWS\system32\cmd.exe")
Send("dir{enter}")

That works on my system to send to a DOS window...


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Zompy

WinActivate("C:\WINDOWS\system32\cmd.exe")
Send("dir{enter}")

That works on my system to send to a DOS window...

That seems usefull, it does do enter, but how to send for example Hello?

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Jos

That seems usefull, it does do enter, but how to send for example Hello?

You are kidding ....right?

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Zompy

You are kidding ....right?

no... Send doesn't work, but with dir enter does work, so no, im not kidding. Im trying to find out how to send words

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Jos

You contradict yourself which is causing confusion.

You say that Send("Dir{ENTER}") works but than you ask how to make Send() work?

Edited by Jos

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no... Send doesn't work, but with dir enter does work, so no, im not kidding. Im trying to find out how to send words

So the example from SpookMeister didn't send "dir"?

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youknowwho4eva

so if you do

Send("dir{enter}") it works

but

Send("Hello{enter}") doesn't?


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Zompy

So the example from SpookMeister didn't send "dir"?

Indeed, only enetred work, it didn't send anything...

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Yashied

I rather think Yasier is being an ass, as i said Send doesn't work, and Hello is just an example...

And i heared it is possible.

Why have you created this topic? Do you need help or you have a lot of extra time and you have nothing to do. If you want to get help, please describe the problem in more detail. If you want just wacky, then go to another place. People want to help you, and you as I see it is not necessary. What do you fuck brain people?

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Zompy

Why have you created this topic? Do you need help or you have a lot of extra time and you have nothing to do. If you want to get help, please describe the problem in more detail. If you want just wacky, then go to another place. People want to help you, and you as I see it is not necessary. What do you fuck brain people?

What is your problem? I don't understand a shit of this DOS and i ask for help, and the only thing you do it saying use send while i said it doesn't work?!

I made this topic because i need help, and instead of complaining, you could say what details you need.

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