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Really dumb VB question....


Debiant by way of Ubuntu
Maybe I am being too lazy to find out (I do code, just not in VB!)

But is the following a valid script to shutdown windoze XP (I have delimited with <start> and <end> - rest is pasted right out of file)...

'Begin shell script code'
set WshShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")

WshShell.Run "c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe"

'Wait until cmd.exe has loaded'
While WshShell.AppActivate("c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe") = FALSE
wscript.sleep 1000

'Bring cmd.exe to the foreground'
WshShell.AppActivate "c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe"

'Change directories and issue shutdown command
WshShell.SendKeys "cd{\}"
WshShell.SendKeys "{ENTER}"
WshShell.SendKeys "cd windows{\}system32"
WshShell.SendKeys "{ENTER}"
WshShell.SendKeys "shutdown -s"
WshShell.SendKeys "{ENTER}"

'End shell script code'

incase you wonder why... I am trying to run this when MBM jits a temperature trigger that makes my system unstable - it is not the best script, a warning window to close apps would be kind!, but I thought it was s start.... I know you guys will tell me all about it...

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