How can I check an executable prog run complete

danial

Board Regular
Joined
Apr 29, 2006
Messages
107
I' m run program from code
Code:
shell "PCSFT5 C:\SCRIPT.TTO"
and I want to waiting for until the program run finished.
then run code next line
Ex.
Code:
shell "PCSFT5 C:\SCRIPT.TTO"
docmd.openquery "XDir"

Now. I break by msgbox "Are you sure to continue"

Code:
shell "PCSFT5 C:\SCRIPT.TTO"
msgbox "Are you sure to continue"
docmd.openquery "XDir"

Realy, I want autometic code for checking it intstead msgbox.
 

Excel Facts

Convert text numbers to real numbers
Select a column containing text numbers. Press Alt+D E F to quickly convert text to numbers. Faster than "Convert to Number"

Forum statistics

Threads
1,136,277
Messages
5,674,795
Members
419,525
Latest member
mountainkids

We've detected that you are using an adblocker.

We have a great community of people providing Excel help here, but the hosting costs are enormous. You can help keep this site running by allowing ads on MrExcel.com.
Allow Ads at MrExcel

Which adblocker are you using?

Disable AdBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Pause on this site" option.
Go back

Disable AdBlock Plus

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock Plus

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the toggle to disable it for "mrexcel.com".
Go back

Disable uBlock Origin

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock Origin

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back

Disable uBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back
Top