The Start Program component runs a program on your computer when it is triggered by a serial command from your Arduino program. Only programs in the folder where your MegunoLink project is saved can be started with this component. If you need to run a program in another folder, create a batch file in the MegunoLink project folder that starts the program and run the batch file with this component.
|Program||Design only||string||–||The relative path to the file to open when the component is triggered.|
|Arguments||Design only||string||–||Arguments to pass to the application when the file is opened. Arguments may include expressions.|
|OnExitSend||Design only||string||–||The command to send to your Arduino sketch when the program exits.|
|CreateNoWindow||Design only||bool||—||Controls creation of a new console window for the program|
|LastResult||Expressions only||string||—||The exit code from the program started when the button was clicked.|
The component supports the following methods to start the selected program.
|Run()||void||Starts the program.|
|Run(string ExtraArguments)||void||Starts the program appending the supplied