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WindowsProcessMBS class

Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
class Shell MBS Win Plugin 17.1 ❌ No ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No Desktop, Console & Web
The class to run processes on Windows.
// run command
dim w as new WindowsProcessMBS

w.CommandLine = "cmd /c dir"
w.CurrentDirectory = "C:"

if not then
MsgBox w.LastErrorMessage
end if

// wait
while w.Running

// show result
dim a as Integer = w.AvailableBytesOutput
dim r as string = w.ReadOutput(a)
MsgBox r

Can be used like shell, but with more windows specific options.
For interactive shell, you need to run cmd.exe yourself.
This shell is asynchronously. For synchrones mode, please write yourself a loop waiting for process to finish.

Please read Microsoft documentation for more details:

See also NSTask (Mac only), WindowsShellExecuteAsAdminMBS, WindowsShellExecuteMBS (Windows only), ConsoleExecuteMBS and ShellMBS (cross platform).

This class has no sub classes.

Some examples using this class:

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The items on this page are in the following plugins: MBS Win Plugin.

WindowsPrinterMBS   -   WindowsProcessMemoryInfoMBS

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