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C# - How to get an Instance of a running .Net Winform app and call a method

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Hi.
I have an .Net winform app called  TEST.EXE
How can I, from another C# program get a reference to it and call a method on it.
I need to call a method called  RefreshData.

I know I can get the process by doing something like this
Process.GetProcessesByName("TEST");
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You can by default to your Console Application pass arguments because the main method takes arguments.

See this:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/7157454/how-i-create-exe-in-that-i-pass-parameters-in-c-net
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