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Peeks into error output buffer.

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MBS( "Shell.PeekErrorText"; ShellRef { ; Encoding } )   More


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


Returns text or error.


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

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

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

Shell.New   -   Shell.PeekOutputText

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