Re: Run file as exe?
- From: "Jonathan Wood" <jwood@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 18 May 2005 16:41:03 -0600
Actually, the ability to execute a file with a non-executable extension was
available under DOS.
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"Jim Carlock" <anonymous@localhost> wrote in message
> And I've been uptight about Internet Explorer reading and parsing
> XML files, and executing code inside of files with a .txt extension.
> .txt files aren't what they used to be. Guess I'm still stuck in old DOS
> Jim Carlock
> Please post replies to newsgroup.
> "J French" <erewhon@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Tue, 17 May 2005 12:49:50 GMT, "Trammel" <Me@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> Try
> >> Call Shell( Main.txt )
> >> You might be rather surprized
> >I coulda swore that opened a .txt file with notepad!!!
> >Oh well... stupid me :(
> >I feel.... || this small right now - lol
> >Thnx for the reply J French :)
> It's Ok - it is a rather obscure feature
> - I only discovered it by accident