Send an execute command to an application.
DDEEXEC app topic "item"
app Specifies the application name to communicate with. topic Specifies the subject of the conversation. item A string containing the command to execute.
Dynamic data exchange (DDE) is a protocol for interprocess communication.
Command DDEEXEC will wait, up to 60 seconds, for the specified command to be executed before displaying an error message.
Examples on using DDEEXEC.