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shell program does not shut after running

jerbell asked
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
I run a program in vbasic 6 with shell command
it's cjpeg wich converts from bitmap to jpeg
i run it with vbhide
after it runs the program if i look what task are running
winoldapp is there if i run the shell another winoldapp is there so after my program works a few time i get a bunch of winoldapp.  How do i kill these buggers after the shell is done?
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