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Do any of you know how to pass command line argument to the first instance? I want that whenever user opens a second instance of an application, then I close second instance internally and pass the commandline arguments to the first instance?

I am already using a Mutex. My question is: How do I pass the Command-Line Arguments to the First instance? Sorry, I meant to specify that I was using a Mutex already. D:

It would help me a lot. Thanks!
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Updated 3-Jun-10 12:46pm
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You have to use Mutex for ensuring that your application will have only a single instance. This article[^] will give you some idea about single instances.
   
Google on Mutex!
It is used to make sure only one instance of an application runs at a time!
   
One possible solution could be to have the second instance create a file containing the argument value and save the file to a location that the first instance monitors.

Another way may be to use Remoting to 'talk' between instances.
http://www.vbdotnetheaven.com/UploadFile/ksasikumar/NetRemoting11152005081901AM/NetRemoting.aspx[^]
   
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