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Drag a text file onto an exe

hello,

I am making a application that will convert data from a text file to other formats.  I want it to run by the user dragging and dropping the text file onto the exe.

Basically, once the file is dropped I need the path to its location in order to open and read it..  

In vb6 what method of the form will be activated by this? do I even need to do this within a form...could it just be a module?

Thanks in advance!
Sarah
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sarahjackel
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sarahjackel
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EDDYKTCommented:
'create a new project

Option Explicit

Private Sub Form_Load()
    MsgBox Command$
End Sub

'compile to exe and drag and drop the file into
' you should see the file name from msgbox
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sarahjackelAuthor Commented:
Absolutely terrific!  Thanks for the super fast answer!
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