starting a program using its shortcut

I want to start a program using its shorcut. Is this possible?

something like


execute path:\shortcut.lnk
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EDDYKTConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Shell ("cmd /c ""F:\Documents and Settings\shortcut.lnk """)


You may use command if win98 etc
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