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Old 12-29-2010, 01:38 AM   #1
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Default Batch File Help

So is there any command I can use in a batch file so that it opens up a file, and if the user tries to close the program, it automatically opens back up?

so like

i have this

@echo off

start C:\Users\Suh\Desktop\taskkiller.bat


how can i make it so that if the person that opens the batch file, and then taskkiller.bat executes, and if that person tries to close taskkiller.bat, it automatically opens back up again?



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Old 01-30-2011, 03:48 AM   #2
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You need to research loops, although I am unsure whether this is possible.

Looking up loops would be your best bet though.
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Old 01-30-2011, 08:56 AM   #3
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i dont think it can be done, even a loop wont work if the .bat file is closed
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Old 03-08-2011, 04:30 PM   #4
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Default Re: Batch File Help

I had this work before (I would get 500+ windows in a split second) but they patched it in Windows SP2.

O...k. I am back and it seems this buggedy bug still works.
I was able to stop it but only by locking my OS (win+L) and going back in..
Please only try this if you have a strong system:

@ECHO OFF
ECHO err...pwn3d
START pwn3d.bat
PAUSE

It works here. Haha.
It created 437 windows until I locked it.
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Old 03-09-2011, 12:13 PM   #5
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yes, oddly enough if you open a batch file that then opens itself and that open one opens itself etc you get a massive recursive loop.

and end up with lots of windows open.

for the original poster.

There is nothing in a batch file that can check that a child process it has spawned is running.

a batch file is just a list of commands after all not an actual program.
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