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Default Call Shell( got in another issue ???

hi to all...

just got in another issue...

Call Shell("C:\Program Files\TextPad 4\TextPad.exe /p " & PathFileToPrint & " ", vbNormalFocus)

i installed my exe on another PC so it can run in the background...

now its just printing my file name and todays date... it not printing nothing from my file...
yes i do have textpad installed and the dll needed to run the exe...
and i removed the /p to see if when i run it, it opens in textapd and i see all the info...

does anyone why???

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