Batch Files

By Technel
Feb 2, 2005
  1. Hello,

    I have an Apache/MySQL setup on this WinXP development computer and would like to start the monitoring tools at once with one shortcut. I created a batch file like this:

    When I launched the batch file, it opened the Apache monitor, but not the MySQL monitor. So I did a little experimentation. I replaced them with programs whose behavior could more easily be tracked. What I found out was that it launches the first program, and waits until it is closed before the second is launched.

    How do I get both to launch at the same time and have the window close?
  2. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,182   +411

    Put the word "Start" in front of each of the lines executing something. That should fix it for you.
  3. Technel

    Technel TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 24

    Worked great, thanks!
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