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Posted on 2004-08-12
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Using this:
        Set objFSO = New FileSystemObject
        Set objuser = GetObject("WinNT://myDC/" & txtInfo(2).Text & ",user")
        strSrcPath = objuser.homedirectory

How do I bring up an explorer window to strSrcPath's UNC?
(equivalent to performing Start->Run->\\Server\objUser)

I know I could shell a start command, but I don't want that route...
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Hi sirbounty

The only way I can think that you will get this to work is

Set oShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")

oShell.Run strSrcPath

Set oShell = Nothing

Regards

Scott
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btw I know you said you didnt want to use Shell, just saying thats the only way I can think of :)

Scott
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Good enough sir - btw, I meant the other shell...I'm not as familiar with Wsh, so I wasn't thinking wscript shell... - thanx.
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No bother glad to help :)
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