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Printing the contents of an OLE Container (Word)

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I need to print the contents of an OLE Container using word as the Embedded Object.  How do I do so from within VB?
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Question by:dmoring
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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Instead of Using that, why don't you use Automation with word itself?
If you need the code, just ask.
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by:Ryan Chong
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You may try the BitBlt API..

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Richie_Simonetti earned 100 total points
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' Add a reference to microsoft word object library to your project

Option Explicit
Dim WordApp As Word.Application
Dim WordDoc As Word.Document

Private Sub Form_Load()
Set WordApp = New Word.Application
Set WordDoc = WordApp.Documents.Open("c:\mytest.doc")
With WordDoc
    .PrintOut
    .Saved = True
    .Close
End With
Set WordDoc = Nothing
WordApp.Quit
Set WordApp = Nothing

End Sub
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by:dmoring
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Sorry for the delay...project got the back burner, but I think that should work
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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Thanks for "A" grade.
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