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Posted on 2006-06-08
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in dos you can copy two file to one with this command:  "copy  /B Filea + Fileb Filec"
In my case:
    Filea = text-file
    Fileb = pdf-file
    Filec = output file

Is this posible in VB?

For now i have a shell call to this instruction, but i want to do it all in vb.

Question by:Wim
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if shell works for you, y not use shell?
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Private Sub Command1_Click()
Dim Filea As String, Fileb As String, Filec As String
Dim ff As Integer, s As String, s1 As String
Filea = "Text - file"
Fileb = "pdf - file"
Filec = "output file"
ff = FreeFile
Open Filea For Binary Access Read Lock Read Write As #ff
s = Space$(LOF(ff))
Get #ff, , s
Close ff
ff = FreeFile
Open Fileb For Binary Access Read Lock Read Write As #ff
s1 = Space$(LOF(ff))
Get #ff, , s1
Close ff

ff = FreeFile
Open Filec For Binary Access Write Lock Read Write As #ff
Put #ff, , s & s1
Close ff

End Sub

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