Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

generatting formatted word file in vb6

Posted on 2006-06-28
1
Medium Priority
?
172 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
hi all,
i would like to generate a word document with all formatting like font formatting and creation of tables.. i think macros are avail to do that.. as i was unfamiliar with it can any one help me ... using macro or suggest me any othe way to do that
thanks in advance
0
Comment
Question by:VIMALCHAND
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
1 Comment
 
LVL 76

Accepted Solution

by:
GrahamSkan earned 600 total points
ID: 17000107
If you want to generate many similarly formatted documents, you might want to consider creating a template.

Macros are what Word developers call bits of VBA code. VBA code can manipulate most Word objects using the Word Object model. A good place to start is to record macros in Word (Tools/Macro/Record New Macro). Though such recorded macros do have their problems, you can learn a lot by studying the code produced. You can toggle to the VBA editor form the application interface with ALT + F11

In VB6, you can use more-or less the same code as in VBA, so you could copy and paste the code.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Article by: Martin
Here are a few simple, working, games that you can use as-is or as the basis for your own games. Tic-Tac-Toe This is one of the simplest of all games.   The game allows for a choice of who goes first and keeps track of the number of wins for…
This article describes some techniques which will make your VBA or Visual Basic Classic code easier to understand and maintain, whether by you, your replacement, or another Experts-Exchange expert.
As developers, we are not limited to the functions provided by the VBA language. In addition, we can call the functions that are part of the Windows operating system. These functions are part of the Windows API (Application Programming Interface). U…
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Excel using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Excel. Using automation, an Access application can laun…
Suggested Courses

721 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question