OT: why can't I use "tasklist" in the Windows XP Cmd window?

J. Landman Gay jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Wed May 18 22:34:44 EDT 2011

On 5/18/11 9:23 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:
> On 5/18/11 2:00 PM, Graham Samuel wrote:
>> Since I can't use 'the OpenProcesses' in LC to see what non-LC
>> programs are running in Windows, I thought I'd look for the equivalent
>> command in the cmd.exe command set, hoping in the end to run it via
>> 'shell' from my LC app. The Microsoft documentation explains a
>> function called 'tasklist' which looks promising, but my CMD window
>> keep saying the command is not recognised. Other commands like 'start'
>> and 'ipconfig' work OK. Can anyone with Windows knowledge explain what
>> I'm doing wrong?
> Did you try the "launch" command?

Re-reading this, I think I mixed up your message with another one where 
they wanted to run another app but it kept opening in a second instance. 
Or was that you? I'm so...confused...

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
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