shell() in FirstBasic? 
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 shell() in FirstBasic?

Is there a way to execute commands and programs from firstBasic?  A shell( )
function?

Thanks.



Fri, 22 Mar 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
 shell() in FirstBasic?
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> Is there a way to execute commands and programs from firstBasic?  A shell( )
> function?

If you look in the help file, you'll find a SHELL statement.

--Dave



Sat, 23 Mar 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
 shell() in FirstBasic?
SHELL works.


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>Is there a way to execute commands and programs from firstBasic?  A
hell( )
>function?



Sat, 23 Mar 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
 shell() in FirstBasic?

Quote:
>Is there a way to execute commands and programs from firstBasic?  A shell( )
>function?

>Thanks.

SHELL "Whatever.exe"

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Sat, 23 Mar 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
 shell() in FirstBasic?
Thanks everyone.

I didn't see it listed in the Help list of Functions.  Musta missed it.

Thanks.

Quote:

> If you look in the help file, you'll find a SHELL statement.

> --Dave



Sat, 23 Mar 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
 
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