running external programs

running external programs

Post by Geoffrey Callagh » Fri, 14 Mar 1997 04:00:00



What is the analogue of C's "system" command in Object Pascal? I need to
run PKZip from a Delphi button. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

                        Geoff Callaghan

 
 
 

running external programs

Post by Jasper St » Fri, 14 Mar 1997 04:00:00



> What is the analogue of C's "system" command in Object Pascal? I need to
> run PKZip from a Delphi button. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

WinExec('command line', <windowstate>);

Jasper