From the Scripting Guide Documentation page 22. It mentions executing the VBScript code Set appRef = CreateObject("Adobe.Illustrator") will launch an invisible application. However, when running that code specifically the illustrator GUI shows. Is there a way for Illustrator to run in headless mode when executing a VB Script? Our VB script is hosted inside a windows service which doesn't allow GUIs. We're testing the code on a Windows x64 box with Illustrator 2017.
Interesting question, curious what the application is