An extreme ......Shell window problem in VB6
Posted on 2004-10-01
In my VB6 application I make a Shell call to another "exe" application which executes or pops-up an MS-DOS window and then displays a graph window. Therefore there are two windows poped-up when the VB application executes the Shell command.
However, I wish that the MS-DOS window get minimised while the other window (one with a graph) remains open. I have tried using Shell("myapplication.exe",vbHide) and also Shell("myapplication", vbMinimizedNoFocus) with the result that, my graph window also gets hidden or minimised which is not what I want.
Any help is most wanted and welcomed...please...
Help me out...