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vb_howto thread: How do i enable netsend command


Message #1 by manjunath ms <manjunath_75@u...> on 15 May 2001 22:20:34 MDT
I've used WinPopUp on 98 at home to net send between my NT Server box and
98.

RC=:))
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kyle Burns [mailto:kburns@c...]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 16, 2001 10:18
> To: VB_Howto
> Subject: [vb_howto] RE: How do i enable netsend command
>
>
> Windows 98 does not have NET SEND.  To find out what NET commands are
> available go to the DOS prompt and type NET HELP.  In a 98
> environment, you
> will need to use the MAILSLOT API to do your net sends.  I've
> had the need
> to do this in the past, but I don't remember the specifics
> without trying to
> dig up the old code (if I still have it).
>
> One thing to remember is that you will need to have a client
> running on your
> other 98 machines also.  If you use the right mailslot, you
> can use the
> winpopup application that is included with Windows 98.
>
> I hope this gets you pointed in the right direction.
>
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: manjunath ms [mailto:manjunath_75@u...]
> >> Sent: Tuesday, May 15, 2001 11:21 PM
> >> To: VB_Howto
> >> Subject: [vb_howto] How do i enable netsend command
> >>
> >>
> >> Iam running a vb application , intent to send message across
> >> my network , its
> >> giving me error in the dos prompt . its saying sent is
> >> unknown command , an
> >> iam using windows 98 as os . is there any way by which i can
> >> enable netsend
> >> option to send message across the network ?
> >> Please let me know
> >>                    desperately urs
> >>                    Manju

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