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How do you "push" an action button in another document?

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Learned scholars,

I have an agent that runs in db1 that opens a doc in db2. To update the doc in db2, you have to click on an action button. I do not know the name of the agent or action in that document. Is it possible to do this R5, v5.0.12? And if so, which portion of designer help whould I be looking at? Thank you for your input.

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I won't be able to go in that direction as I don't have access to the action button at all in the other db. But thank you for responding. I kinda fugured it would be something like that. And for responding so quickly, you will be duly rewarded.
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You're too kind :)

You know there's a good chance you can get the code that's under that button? So you can use it in your own database albeit with some changes? Can you figure out how to do that?

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No, unfortunately I can't even create a copy of the database to dissect the code. They have the security tightened down pretty good. But if you have any ideas on how to get around this ...? But that's why they have security, right?
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File/Database/New copy, deselect copying the ACL, select Design only. Doesn't work??

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lol. That was the first thing I tried before writing this forum but unfortunately I got the dreaded "you are not authorized to replicate or copy data from this database" message. Oh well! Thanks, anyway.
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Grmblmblm. Now we know that they know that we know how it's usually done...

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