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looking for an example for invoking keystrokes programmatically


I have a simple need but do not have the knowledge to accomplish. I have a need for a program to be called (command line) and passed a parameter (i have this part).  The program then needs to save the string that was sent to it to the windows clipboard and then invoke a keystroke (Shift+F3).  The clipboard and keystroke are the piece i need some direction on.  

Visual Basic.NET.NET ProgrammingMicrosoft Legacy OS

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8/22/2022 - Mon

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