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Is there an OleObject for WordPad

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Hello All,

I have D4 standard edition and Win2K. I have ole's for IE
 
  IE := CreateOleObject('InternetExplorer.Application');
  IE.Navigate('about:blank', V, V, V, V);

and
  Excel := CreateOleObject('Excel.Application');
  Excel.Workbooks.Open(FileName1);

Is there one for WordPad?

Could you give me a brief example and where to look for some of the 'reserved words'
for this or  list some of them?

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Hi delphi3,

Q.Is there one for WordPad?
A.No it's trying to work with the dll if you really want

for the reserved words or the object models just take a look at this link which sums up all about OLE

http://delphi.about.com/cs/kbcontrolole/

and the one for COM control of the same applications

http://delphi.about.com/cs/comoleactivex/index_2.htm

HTH:O)Bruintje

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Bruintje,

This site named above

http://delphi.about.com/cs/kbcontrolole/

is a members only site and so is the reading material.

Can you point me elsewhere?

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Hi, didn't notice the membership thing, but ok a classic

http://community.borland.com/article/0,1410,10126,00.html

HTH:O)Bruintje
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funny thing even Microsoft got a clear KB on it
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q229/3/10.ASP

but i'll bet there are components doing all the work for you on sites like Torry etc...
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hmm... interesting... never knew that MS KB will have any Delphi materials.
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bruintje

Thanks for your help, good references.

The reason for this Q is to learn about the various versions of Delphi and if updating my delphi version might
answer some problem why I can't put a bitmap on my Richedit given in my D4 and yet I can using Wordpad as
they both save the file as rtf.

It seems that my D4 standard edition seems to have a Richedit1 different from my win2k version WordPad .
 

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