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Sub OnErrorStatementDemo() Dim objectref As Object Dim msg As String On Error GoTo ErrorHandler ' Enable error-handling routine. Open "TESTFILE" For Output As #1 ' Open file for output. Kill "TESTFILE" ' Attempt to delete open ' file. On Error GoTo 0 ' Turn off error trapping. On Error Resume Next ' Defer error trapping. objectref = GetObject("MyWord.Basic") ' Try to start nonexistent ' object, then test for 'Check for likely Automation errors. If Err.Number = 440 Or Err.Number = 432 Then ' Tell user what happened. Then clear the Err object. msg = "There was an error attempting to open the Automation object!" MsgBox msg, , "Deferred Error Test" Err.Clear ' Clear Err object fields End If Exit Sub ' Exit to avoid handler. ErrorHandler: ' Error-handling routine. Select Case Err.Number ' Evaluate error number. Case 55 ' "File already open" error. Close #1 ' Close open file. Case Else ' Handle other situations here... End Select Resume ' Resume execution at same line ' that caused the error. End Sub