Command Prompt for Windows




Command DDEEXEC

Function:

Send an execute command to an application.

Syntax:

DDEEXEC app topic "item"
appSpecifies the application name to communicate with.
topicSpecifies the subject of the conversation.
itemA string containing the command to execute.

Note:

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.

Also see commands DDEPOKE and DDEREQ.