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Return value of external executed program

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I would like to know how to obtain the return value of a program executed through the 'exec' command in VB. The command returns only a process ID.Please advise.
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Use the GetExitCodeProcess API:

"HOWTO: 32-Bit App Can Determine When a Shelled Process Ends"

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q129/7/96.asp
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