Starting a Windows Application from InTouch

When using InTouch to interact with other Windows applications, it is usually required to open the application from InTouch. This can be achieved with an InTouch script function.

StartApp WinAppName;

WinAppName: The windows application name. This can be a literal string value, message tag, or locally declared script message variable.


{Start Microsoft Excel}
StartApp “C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\Excel.exe”

{Start Microsoft Excel, and open a spreadsheet}
StartApp “C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\Excel.exe C:\SpreadsheetLocation\Spreadheet.XLS”

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