monitor if a specific file is accessed

I'm trying to make a program detect when a specific file is accessed (i was thinking of monitoring changes in the lastaccessed attributes) and whenever that happens it should run another program (like a prog.bat) . I'm programming with visual c++ 6.0. Any sugestions? thanks
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Hi jpreis,

I recommend you use the Windows API functions that can do this for you.
See ReadDirectoryChangesW or FindFirstChangeNotification API functions

David Maisonave :-)

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here's a wrapper class along with some sample code:
jpreisAuthor Commented:

thank you for that answer. i completly forgot about this question because i managed to get around that problem. i'm rewarding you for the atention though.

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