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Shell.PeekOutputText

Peeks into output buffer.

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Shell 7.5 Yes Yes Yes Yes No
MBS( "Shell.PeekOutputText"; ShellRef { ; Encoding } )   More

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
ShellRef The reference number from the shell. $shell
Encoding Optional
The text encoding for result.
UTF8

Result

Returns text or error.

Description

Peeks into output buffer.
Returns data in buffer without removing it.

You need to call Shell.ReadOutputText later to actually read the data and remove it from the buffer.

See also

Created 11st November 2017, last changed 14th September 2018


Shell.PeekErrorText   -   Shell.ProcessIdentifier

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