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Moderate: Requires basic macro, coding, and interoperability skills.
This article demonstrates how to use OLE Automation to create and manipulate a Microsoft Word document.
This article assumes that you are familiar with Visual Basic for Applications and with creating Microsoft Access applications using the programming tools provided with Microsoft Access. For more information about Visual Basic for Applications, please refer to the "Building Applications with Microsoft Access for Windows 95" manual.
How to Create a New Microsoft Word Document
How to Create a New Microsoft Word Document Using a Bound Form Control
For more information about creating objects with OLE Automation, search on the phrase "Create a Word Document using OLE Automation," and then "CreateObject function" using the Microsoft Access for Windows 95 Answer Wizard.
Microsoft Access, "Building Applications with Microsoft Access for Windows 95, version 7.0, Chapter 11, "Communicating with Other Applications," pages 262-290.
Article ID: 142475 - Last Review: December 29, 2014 - Revision: 2.2