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running .exe in windows scripting host

Posted on 2006-04-25
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Last Modified: 2010-04-07

I have this code to run .exe using Windows scripting host. I am getting this error "The system cant find the file specified."
Is the code right?  I am new to WSH.  I have run the same exe before and the path is correct. arg1 is the argument that needs to be passed to test.exe.   Please help. Thank you.

Dim shell
Dim quote
Dim pgm
Dim arg
set shell = WScript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
quote = Chr(34)
pgm = "C:\test\bin\Debug\test.exe"
arg = "arg1"
shell.Run quote & pgm & " " & arg

Question by:engg
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shell.Run quote & pgm &  quote & " " & arg

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Thanks EDDYKT for ur prompt reply.  It worked. Sorry for taking time to get back to u!

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