Command Prompt for Windows




Command DDEPOKE

Function:

Send data to an application.

Syntax:

DDEPOKE app topic "item1" "item2"
appSpecifies the application name to communicate with.
topicSpecifies the subject of the conversation.
item1A string that specifies the subject of the data.
item2A string that specifies the data to send.

Note:

Dynamic data exchange (DDE) is a protocol for interprocess communication.

Command DDEPOKE will wait, up to 60 seconds, for the specified data to be accepted before displaying an error message.

Example on using DDEPOKE.

Also see commands DDEREQ and DDEEXEC.