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Hi there,
          Say I've imported a .exe file into the resource, which function can be used to execute this .exe file from the resource, say the ID for the .exe file is IDR_EXEFILE.

Any help offered is very much appreciated!!!
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cyrilbdt earned 10 total points
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load resource write it to disk and then execute.
FindResource(), LoadResource(), LockResource() then write to disk, CreateProcess.

P.S. Sound like trowan ;)
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is there a way to do this from memory with out writing to disk ?
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