Passing parameters into a VB 6.0 program

I need to start up a VB 6.0 program from a program on an AS/400 while passing in certain parameters. I already know how to launch a VB executible from the AS/400 but how do I pass in parameters to the program?
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you can update first some REGISTRY ENTRIES.
Th VB6 app will read those values from

You should use COMMAND function to return command line arguments specified when starting the VB application.

If your VB application is named MyApp.exe in the directory C:\Test\ and you wish to pass the argument John, start your app like this:

C:\Test\MyApp.exe John

This code in your app will set the variable c to whatever you passed as a command line argument when starting the application and show the value.

Private Sub Command1_Click()
  Dim c As String
  c = Command
  MsgBox c
End Sub

Ture Magnusson
Karlstad, Sweden

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BucksAuthor Commented:
I quess I needed to tell you, I am NOT an avid VB programer. When you say to write to the registry, I have no idea of how to do this. Could you explain that in a little more detail?
BucksAuthor Commented:
That is exactly what I was looking for. Thank you.
You are welcome, Bucks! I'm glad that I could be of assistance.

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