Problems with Application.OrganizerCopy  in Word 2003 !

Posted on 2004-11-04
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
Hi all Experts :-)

I'm trying to use Application.OrganizerCopy in Word 2003 but it just gives me an error message:
"Run-time error '4198';
Command failed"

Here's the code I'm trying to run:

    Application.OrganizerCopy Source:= _
        "C:\Documents and Settings\Peter\Application Data\Microsoft\Templates\" _
        , Destination:="C:\kjdhfkshf.doc", Name:="NewMacros1", Object:= _

This code works fine in Word 2000 !!

Any ideas ??

Question by:forsbom
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    Accepted Solution

    Are you sure that's where your resides?  Do a search on your hard drive to find out or go to Tools, Options, File Locations.
    LVL 76

    Assisted Solution

    Does it work if you do it manually? If not, it might give you a more informative message.
    LVL 3

    Author Comment

    I found the solution my self!
    It seems that you can't copy from the file!
    After a LOT of searching I finally found out what you can and can't do ....
    See :

       Source       Target        Valid  Err  Error Message
       Document     Document      Yes
       Document     Template      Yes
       Document     Normal        Yes
       Document     Global Temp   No*    5940 The project item cannot be copied
       Template     Document      Yes
       Template     Template      Yes
       Template     Normal        Yes
       Template     Global Temp   No*    5940 The project item cannot be copied
       Normal       Document      No     4198 Command failed
       Normal       Template      No     4198 Command failed
       Normal       Normal        No     4198 Command failed
       Normal       Global Temp   No     4198 Command failed
       Global Temp  Document      No     4198 Command failed
       Global Temp  Template      No     4198 Command failed
       Global Temp  Normal        No     4198 Command failed
       Global Temp  Global Temp   No     5940 The project item cannot be copied

    Shouldn't stuff like this be in "OrganizerCopy Method" page in the help file ???

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    Author Comment

    I am not going to delete this but rather split the points so that this question can be found in PAQ

    LVL 37

    Expert Comment

    by:Joanne M. Orzech
    Thanks forsbom.
    LVL 76

    Expert Comment

    Thanks from me too

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