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Revision as of 02:12, 22 September 2009

The SHELL statement allows a program to use OS commands.


Syntax: SHELL Command$


  • Commands are external DOS commands as strings enclosed in quotes or string variables.
  • Commands can be a mixture of STRINGs and string variables added together using the + concatenation operator.


  • For a list of DOS commands see: MSDOS


See also: FILES, CHDIR, MKDIR, NAME, KILL


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