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Passing a variable where select * wants a literal, VB6

Posted on 2004-08-11
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For Each Process In GetObject("winmgmts:").ExecQuery("select * from Win32_Process where
Name='cmd.exe'")
        Process.Terminate
Next

I need to pass a variable to the Name= instead of a literal (here I put cmd.exe).  This should be easy but can't think of the answer. tried this no help:

Name='" & myVar)

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Need to pass process.name
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Did you try:

Name='"& myVar &"'")
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Perfect!  Thanks for the quick solution.
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