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Code Sample: Automating Word with Visual Basic

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Code Sample: Automating Word with Visual Basic

  • The sample application “WordAutomation” demonstrates how to start Word, create a document, insert text and tables, replace fields with your own text, perform a mail merge and create a Word 2007 table from an ADO.NET DataTable.


Status: Deleted

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FileSHA1 HashSize
WordAutomationSample.exe1a9f768cc4654279aae1081e8353d3692b35e3ec254 KB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows Vista, Windows XP

  • Visual Basic 2005, Office 2007

Installation Instructions

  • Download, unzip and run

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