Program exit codes

Run DOS / Cmd command Action events (68000, 68002, 68202, 68402) and Start program / application Action events (67000, 67002, 67202, 67402) may end with errorlevels or exit codes, that indicate the termination status of executed Command or Application. They can help in finding the particular reason of command's or application's termination. Although Automation Workshop shows codes in decimal format, they are also referred as hexadecimal or negative decimal values.

Exit codeDetails
0Program suseccfully completed.
1Incorrect function. Indicates that Action has attempted to execute non-recognized command in Windows command prompt cmd.exe.
2The system cannot find the file specified. Indicates that the file can not be found in specified location.
3The system cannot find the path specified. Indicates that the specified path can not be found.
5Access is denied. Indicates that user has no access right to specified resource.
Program is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file. Indicates that command, application name or path has been misspelled when configuring the Action.
Access violation.
Indicates that the executed program has terminated abnormally or crashed.
Not enough virtual memory is available.
Indicates that Windows has run out of memory.
The application terminated as a result of a CTRL+C. Indicates that the application has been terminated either by user's keyboard input CTRL+C or CTRL+Break or closing command prompt window.
The application failed to initialize properly. Indicates that the application has been launched on a Desktop to which current user has no access rights. Another possible cause is that either gdi32.dll or user32.dll has failed to initialize.
Stack buffer overflow / overrun. Error can indicate a bug in the executed software that causes stack overflow, leading to abnormal termination of the software.
Stack overflow / exhaustion. Error can indicate a bug in the executed software that causes stack overflow, leading to abnormal termination of the software.
Unhandled exception in .NET application. More details may be available in Windows Event log.
Start Program / Application
Start Program / Application
Run DOS / Cmd Command
Run DOS / Cmd Command
Start Task
Start Task

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