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Thanks, found system() about 20 secs after i posted, but as i said was in a rush. Just out of interest, pros and cons of exec or system or ShellExecute or CreateProcess?

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For Windows you''d use ShellExecute() or CreateProcess(). The difference between the two is that SE is easier to use, and CP involves more coding but gives you more control of the way you run the program. CP will let you stop the program you started a lot easier than SE.

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