|$variable||is the variable containing the DDE channel number. The DDE channel is established by the DDEInitiate command.|
|item||is the name of the item being requested.|
|$result||is a variable that receives the result of the request.|
|onErrorLabel:||is a label that execution transfers to if an error occurs.|
The DDERequest command receives text from a Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) server application.
* The following script starts Microsoft Excel with a test spreadsheet,
* gets the data in row 1 column 1 of the spreadsheet, terminates excel,
* and types the requested text into the terminal emulation screen at
* the current cursor location.
Run "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office11\excel.exe ""D:\Test.xls"""
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