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Send to the command line from VB6

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I need to, within a VB6 (!) app send a command as if through a cmd window. What is the proper syntax etc. for this? TY.
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by:ChloesDad
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VB6 uses a shell command

Shell(command,{ window_style})

where command is a string containing the text that you would type at the command prompt

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Does it give a return value? What do the values mean? Thanks.
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