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How can I start vPilot in HOST MODE via a command line?

 
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 10:02 am    Post subject: How can I start vPilot in HOST MODE via a command line? Reply with quote

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I'd like to start vPilot HOST mode via a command line in a batch file.... how can I do that? Thanks for your continued work on this great software!

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 10:35 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Carl, take a look at the various shortcuts that are created in the start menu by the vPilot installer. The different modes are set by command line options. Here's a list:


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 10:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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Brilliant- ta!

Oops- spoke too soon.... when I execute

start /B "" /affinity A0 "C:\Users\Carl\AppData\Local\vPilot\vPilot.exe -host"

I get an error... any pointers?

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 12:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 1:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

And that error is ......? Wink
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 2:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



Windows cannot find 'C:Users\Carl\AppData\Local\vPilot\vPilot.exe -host'. Make sure you typed the name correctly, and then try again.

If I delete the -host it works fine.... Sad

Ta!

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 2:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I can't read that error. Do you have the screenshot in actual size? (Or just type the error in your reply.)
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 2:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Done- see above- thanks!!

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2017 4:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Take the -host part out of the quotes ... it is not part of the exe filename.
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 09, 2017 10:58 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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Done! Thanks for your help!!!!

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