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Subject: RE: Email link to Foxpro Exe with parameters
Thread ID: 228569 Message ID: 228804 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 Category: Microsoft Office Automation
Date: Thursday, May 21, 2009 4:52:12 PM         
   


> > Hello,
> > I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to email a link to a FoxPro executable with a parameter at the end of the link.
> >
> > I want the user to be able to click on the link and open the .exe file, but the .exe must open with a certain parameter.
> >
> > Usually, the user just clicks on the shortcut on their desktop and we just add the parameter at the end of the link like "c:\test.exe param". However, this does not seem to work if sent as a link in an email. Does anyone have any other ideas?
> >
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Erik
>
>
>
> Hi Erik,
>
> I haven't test this, but you could try encoding the space character, so instead of:
>
> "c:\test.exe param"
>
> you'd have:
>
> "file://c:\test.exe%20Param1%20Param2"
>
> Brian

This doesn't work. I'm getting the same error as before.

"Verify the path or Internet address is correct."

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Email link to Foxpro Exe with parameters Posted by Erik Hemler @ 5/19/2009 11:06:08 PM
RE: Email link to Foxpro Exe with parameters Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 5/21/2009 3:32:04 PM
RE: Email link to Foxpro Exe with parameters Posted by Erik Hemler @ 5/21/2009 4:55:32 PM
RE: Email link to Foxpro Exe with parameters Posted by Brian Walsh @ 5/21/2009 4:43:16 PM
RE: Email link to Foxpro Exe with parameters Posted by Erik Hemler @ 5/21/2009 4:52:12 PM