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How to call a program from c++

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I need to call a program from c++, help needed QUICKLY!

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You can use system procedure like this :

system("c:\\dos\\edit.com");

but you must run your program outside C++ environment ( if the name of your program 1.cpp you must run 1.exe in the dos )

Motaz

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THANK YOU! The cursed help files in Visual studio ain't worth dirt!

/Michael
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