StartTask

The function StartTask starts a specified run-time module that is not currently running.

Function Group Execution Windows Embedded Thin Client Mobile Access
StartTask Module Activity Asynchronous Supported Supported Executed on Server Executed on Server

Syntax

  StartTask(strTask)  
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strTask
The name of the task to start (must be one of the following tasks):
Value Description
BGTask Background Tasks
Viewer Viewer
DBSpy Database Spy
LogWin LogWin
Driver Driver
UniDDECl DDE Client
UniNDDE DDE Server
UniODBC ODBC
TCPServer TCP/IP Server (i.e., the project runtime server)
TCPClient TCP/IP Client
OPCClient OPC Client

Returned value

No returned values.

Examples

Tag Name Expression
  StartTask(“Viewer”)
Note: The StartTask(“Driver”) function starts all drivers that are configured in the project. To start a specific driver, use the function WinExec.

StartTask