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Dear David

I have little ideas of VC, i have to work on several sound(wav) editing and manipulation techniques ,   but all of these routines wriiten in VC++.

How can i execute prebuilt VC console application using command line arguments from command prompt as standalone exe,
so that ican use that exe as external process in my application.

Also when i try to run console application exe from command line i received

Debuge error

program path
abnormal termination"
i try to change debug mode to release but it can't changed

Thanks in advance

regdars , Thank you for your question.

Unfortunately, you have not given enough information for me to be able to answer your question. Please resubmit your question with more details or a clearer description and I will do my best to answer.

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David Spector


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