ShellOld Command

Launches an application. This behaves identically to the Shell command implemented on version 4.5 and earlier.

ShellOld [/wait] [/hide] [/icon] [/command] <command-name>



Calls system command processor to execute command-string . This is necessary to run internal commands such as Copy and Move. The command processor is usually CMD.EXE



Start the program with the main window initially hidden.


Start the program in a minimised state.


If specified, application is launched synchronously. This means that SIMetrix will not continue until the application has closed.


File system path to executable file. This would usually be a binary executable but may be any file that is defined as executable by the operating system. If a full path is not specified, a search will be made for the file using the rules described in Shell .