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Trigger a bat file in a script, and wait until bat file is finished

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I have an script in a DTS package that executes a *.bat file (code enclosed at the bottom). When I execute the script and the bat file, I need the script to trigger the DTSTaskExecResult_Success After the bat file is finished running. How can I achieve this?
Code:

'**********************************************************************
'  Visual Basic ActiveX Script
'************************************************************************

Function Main()

Dim shell
set shell = createobject("wscript.shell")
shell.run "I:\applications\vps\Appl\HENTVPS.BAT"
      Main = DTSTaskExecResult_Success
End Function
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Question by:alphasec
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shell.run "I:\applications\vps\Appl\HENTVPS.BAT",,True
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