Calling functions in a DLL in Win32

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg54008] Calling functions in a DLL in Win32*From*: Erich Neuwirth <erich.neuwirth at univie.ac.at>*Date*: Mon, 7 Feb 2005 03:12:53 -0500 (EST)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

In VBasic to execute the mci commands of windows, use the following function: Private Declare Function mciExecute Lib "winmm.dll" _ (ByVal lpstrCommand As String) As Long which then accepts string parameters. Is there a way to write a Mathematica wrapper function to get the same functionality?