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How to access the component of one project from another project(URGENT)

Posted on 2004-10-01
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When the object of one project is accessed from some different project a run time error comes as follows:

“Object Variable or With block variable not set”

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Sub DisProfile()

Dim obj As VBComponent
If ActiveSheet.Name = "Discount Profile" Then
    For Each obj In Workbooks("APTv3.2.xls").VBProject.VBComponents
        If obj.Name = "frmFlatDiscount" Then
            obj.Designer.Controls.Item("txtDiscount").text = "56"   ‘ Error comes here
            Exit For
        End If
    Next
    Worksheets("Discount Profile").ComboBox84.Value = Worksheets("Discount Profile").Range("A9")
End If
End Sub
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Here I am trying to set text in the textBox of the form frmFlatDiscount
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Question by:apoorva_sriv
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by:sgayatri
ID: 12198267
You must say
dim obj as new vbcomponent

or
dim obj as vbcomponent
.
.
.
.
set obj = new vbcomponent '' before using the object obj
By saying new you are actually creating an instance of the object called vbcomponent.

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by:apoorva_sriv
ID: 12198738
Thanks for the quick response

Now it is giving the error as "ActiveX component can't create object"
at the newly added line:
   set obj = new vbcomponent            ' error comes here
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sgayatri earned 125 total points
ID: 12198767
Its because you have not added a reference from Project menu.
Add Project >> references >> yourvbcomponent

dim obj as new vbcomponent
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or you must do this
I am giving an example here:
set obj=createobject("scripting.filesystemobject")

If you do this (the above line), no need to say 'new' etc.

BTW,
which component are you trying to add?!?!
 
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