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Saving Access table data to RTF Format

I want to SAVE access 97 database table records  as  RTF format or
word document. So How can I do it with Visual basic code.????/
There is a function called Transfer database. But not good enough is there any other way of doing it?
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ozlem
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ozlemAuthor Commented:
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cymbolicCommented:
You can export it into a text file, then import it into Word.  Will that do it for you, or are you looking for some kind of repeating dynamic process?
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wfordCommented:
what about to a html document, word97 reads them?
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ozlemAuthor Commented:
Yes, I am looking for some kind of repeating dynamic process.
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chapieCommented:
if you are trying to do this in VB then I can only think of creating a recordset clone and manipulating it that way...I would probably drop an RTF (or text) control on a form, along with the data control and in the code do something like the following

dim rsRecords as recordset, intRecCount as integer

set rsRecords = me.datacontrolname.recordset.clone
intRecCount = 1

with rsRecords
  .movefirst
  do until .eof
    me.RTFcontrolName = rsRecords("FieldName")
    me.RTFcontrolName.SaveFile bstrFileName:="FileName" & intreccount
    .movenext
  loop
end with
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soeding1Commented:
ozlem,

do it manually:

- Query the database
- Create a new text document and write to it with RTF code, then save it as "xyz.rtf"

txt = "{\rtf\qc" _               ' this is a RTF document
& "{\b\fs12 " _                 ' bold, fontsize 12
& rec!MyTableField _       ' from your database
& "}}"
Open app.Path & "\xyz.rtf" For Output As #1
Print #1, txt
Close #1

- Create a RTF document in word, open it with a text editor.
Have a look for other available formats than 'bold' and 'fontsize'.

Regards
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ozlemAuthor Commented:
Thanks a lot
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