How to call a process to run in the background

Hi all,

Im trying to run another executable from my exe.  How do I call it from my exe so that the focus will remain in my exe and not be transferred to the executable being called?
I call the exe using the Process.Start() method.

Thanks in advance.
Any help would be highly appreciated.

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You can use the ProcessStartInfo to run your app hidden.

System.Diagnostics.ProcessStartInfo ProcInfo = new ProcessStartInfo(command, parameters);
System.Diagnostics.Process proc = new System.Diagnostics.Process();

ProcInfo.WindowStyle = System.Diagnostics.ProcessWindowStyle.Hidden;
proc.StartInfo = ProcInfo;

Hope this helps,


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3MannAuthor Commented:
#-o just the one i was looking for :D
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