troubleshooting Question

Trigger executable from batch file

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Microsoft DOSC#Windows OSScripting LanguagesWindows Batch
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I have a batch file like this.  The batch file and program are in the same directory.  When I run the batch file as above I get a message about IOPermissions.

set PATH=\\Server\test1\test2\software\
call %PATH%Preprocessor.exe %PATH%config.cfg
pause

However when I change the batch file to this the program works.

set PATH=\\Server\test1\test2\software\
call Preprocessor.exe %PATH%config.cfg
pause

Why should including the UNC path cause the program to fail like this?
I'm using C# in visual studio 2008.  It's a windows (not web) application.
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