Purpose: Execute, Open or Print a file.
Format: SHELL “type" "file" <"parameters"> <"path name">
Notes: Use this command to open or print files. type may be open or print . mfile is the filename of the file to open or print. parameters are optional and are passed on to the executable. The path name is optional and points the folder to open or print the file. The script program continues to run after the shell command is executed. All variables must enclosed in quotes or valid text variables preceeded the the '$' character.
You can use Shell to open or explore a shell folder.
SHELL “open" "path to folder"
To explore a folder, use the following call:
SHELL “explore" "path to folder"