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how do i print reports from access?
I mean , i want to print and priview
access reports from visual basic.
mr_brown24Asked:
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aleshCommented:
You can't. You will have to use some report engine, either the one which comes for example with VB6 or buy one like Crystal Reports from Seagate software or VsView from VideoSoft.

Alesh
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wnchanCommented:
      'Call Access
       Set oAccess = New Access.Application
       Call oAccess.OpenCurrentDatabase(GetPath("PathEDI"))
       oAccess.DoCmd.OpenReport "EDIReport", acPreview
       oAccess.Visible = True
       'Report generated in Access
       RptGenerated = 1
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nutwissCommented:
Crystal Reports....yeugh!
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mr_brown24Author Commented:

1 ) i want to use the report's without opening the access application

2) how do i preview the report's without opening the access    application
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mr_brown24Author Commented:
my reports writen by hebrew language
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AndySulzCommented:
Here is what you need, in VB go to Project -> References and make sure Microsoft Access Is checked.
this will print the report

    DoCmd.OpenReport "ReportName", acNormal, "", ""

this will preview the report

    DoCmd.OpenReport "ReportName", acPreview, "", ""

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