Solved

full path of process

Posted on 2007-04-02
6
992 Views
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
i am using the code from http://www.swissdelphicenter.ch/torry/showcode.php?id=2010 to get a list of all running processes and their full path.

it returns the full path for most processes but not all - example for winlogon.exe or svchost.exe

anyone know how to get the full path for all processes?
0
Comment
Question by:mantra246
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 10

Accepted Solution

by:
wildzero earned 250 total points
ID: 18838579
You'll probly find that all of those ones that don't have a path are actually located in the Windows or Windows/System32 folders

0
 

Author Comment

by:mantra246
ID: 18838684
but it gets the path for notepad which is in the same folders you give so i don't understand why it fails to get the path of the other files
0
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:wildzero
ID: 18838692
winlogon.exe
svchost.exe

Which user created them? These are more system files....
0
Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

 

Author Comment

by:mantra246
ID: 18838888
but if the code returns the files in the list and the paths for the others then is ther no way to get it to return the path for those that it didn't like winlogin.exe, etc
0
 

Author Comment

by:mantra246
ID: 19346877
Closing question without answer :(
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:Meldrachaun
ID: 19359684
For some reason I can't pull up the source code at link provided, but I would like to try and solve this problem, if you won't close it.
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Performance of SQL statement 37 147
Adoquery sql  left join does not work 25 120
Firemonkey webbrowser scrollbars ? 1 69
How to Get Images From Server using App Tethering 11 52
In this tutorial I will show you how to use the Windows Speech API in Delphi. I will only cover basic functions such as text to speech and controlling the speed of the speech. SAPI Installation First you need to install the SAPI type library, th…
Introduction I have seen many questions in this Delphi topic area where queries in threads are needed or suggested. I know bumped into a similar need. This article will address some of the concepts when dealing with a multithreaded delphi database…
In a recent question (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29004105/Run-AutoHotkey-script-directly-from-Notepad.html) here at Experts Exchange, a member asked how to run an AutoHotkey script (.AHK) directly from Notepad++ (aka NPP). This video…

734 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question