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    Flash Animator, OF DOOOOM bluehead's Avatar
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    System("");

    Uhhhh.......i read the FAQ and i tried the system(""); and the spawn whatever........and it just doesn't seem to open it. can you help me?
    Code:
    #if _emo
      #define stereo_type_i_dislike
    #endif

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    Hamster without a wheel iain's Avatar
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    can you be a tad more specific?
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    system("")?????

    Your passing nothing to the command processor????

    What are you trying to do?

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    oh lol....i forgot something....
    im trying to open an .exe file

    ok thats what im trying to do
    Code:
    #if _emo
      #define stereo_type_i_dislike
    #endif

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    Code:
    #include<cstdlib>
    
    int main()
    {
    system("sol.exe");
    return 0;
    }

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    yeah except it doesn't do anything, do you have to add like c:\abala\adas\asad.exe???
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    #if _emo
      #define stereo_type_i_dislike
    #endif

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    Originally posted by bluehead
    yeah except it doesn't do anything, do you have to add like c:\abala\adas\asad.exe???
    Code:
    #include<cstdlib>
    
    int main()
    {
    system("c:\\abala\\adas\\asad.exe");
    return 0;
    }
    Dont forget the extra escape char

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    lol, that was funny <dont ask>
    i try
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    #if _emo
      #define stereo_type_i_dislike
    #endif

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    DARNIT:

    CODE______________________________
    #include <conio.h>
    #include <stdlib.h>

    int main()
    {
    system("C:\\BORLANDC\\Bin\\FF7QUIZ.EXE");
    getch();
    return 0;
    }
    END______________________________





    OUTPUT___________________________


    END______________________________

    nothings happening!!!!!!I am getting mad!!! PLEASE HELP ME
    Code:
    #if _emo
      #define stereo_type_i_dislike
    #endif

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    <RANT>
    Oh god!!! Why do people insist on putting that crap getch thing on the bottom so they can double click????? If you want a console program.......run from the command line!!!!! The person who came up with the pause trick should be shot!!!!!!
    </RANT>

    Sorry about that....try running from the command line

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    i guess thats why my post about using getch was deleted?
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    HEY, that getch crap works like hell with me, so dont be saying crap about it, ok? now just answer my question!
    Code:
    #if _emo
      #define stereo_type_i_dislike
    #endif

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    lol sorry bout that
    Code:
    #if _emo
      #define stereo_type_i_dislike
    #endif

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    I guess the FAQ's aren't specific enough, please help me
    Code:
    #if _emo
      #define stereo_type_i_dislike
    #endif

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    ROFL

    uh... but... System isn't the best way to open programs, I think it can only run console/DOS programs? ^^

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