Advanced Shell Class and Dll

Category:
System/API
Type:
Classes
Difficulty:
Advanced
Author:
Sergey E. Greenberg

Version Compatibility:

More information:
This .dll providess the AdvShell function -- a replacement of standard Visual Basic function "Shell", and a number of other related properties:

FEATURES:

  • Returns ExitCode of called process
  • Raises Events, to signal loading application, quitting application, and errors on loading
  • Can run shelled application synchrounously (function does not return until shelled application has quit) or asynchronously (function returns immediately).
  • for console applications: captures StdOutput stream and transfers it to caller
  • automatically searches for executable to load an associated file

Instructions: Click the link below to download the code. Select 'Save' from the IE popup dialog. Once downloaded, open the .zip file from your local drive using WinZip or a comparable program to view the contents.

Download advshell.zip