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this is my first post so forgive me for any errors. I am using Quickly to create a program. The problem I am having, is when I create the button, I am unable to set the command I wish to launch on the click activation. I have looked around for tips on using the subprocess module, but I could not find anything helpful. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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[Solved]. The problem was that I didn't "import os" into the script, and I didn't know about "os.system(programname)" –  Compt Jun 26 '12 at 23:41
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The OP solved the problem(see above comment) by import os, in which case os.system(program) may be used.

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