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Simple Windows scripting question

Postby filecore » Sat Apr 29, 2006 12:04 pm

I have an old laptop that's not much use for much, but I have Windows 2000 running (extremely cut-down) on it and I want to make it a Walltop (basically a laptop in a picture frame, google for it).

Anyway, here's the original guy's approach: http://www.grynx.com/projects/laptop-on ... walltop/2/

However, he uses Linux (which I'm not too familiar with the guts of, no flamewars please) but all I want to do is create a simple script that I can launch on startup that calls irfanview, starts a slideshow, and kills the mouse pointer, just as he does. Problem is I'm no good at this stuff... any ideas please?

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Postby olly » Tue May 02, 2006 11:21 am

Have a look here:

http://groups.msn.com/windowsscript/_ho ... rket=en-us

I just googled WSH

http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=& ... tnG=Search

What you want to do sounds pretty straightforward and easy to accomplish.

A line in autoexec.bat launching your script on startup sounds like a solution to me.
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