External task call operator


Use <ShellExec> operator to execute a shell command or to call an external task.

 

Syntax:

ShellExec CommandLine$

 

Description:

<CommandLine$> – string expression.

Then executing this operator Postprocessor will run the operating system shell command interpreter (CMD.EXE) and pass it the <CommandLine$> as command (this operator is effectively executing "cmd /c CommandLine$"). Note that the console window is not displayed.

 

Sample:

 

! OS command execution

ShellExec "erase temp\*.*" ! Clear the temp folder