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Open word Doc in Flash

Posted on 2008-10-13
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Wanted to know if there is a way to open up a word Doc from a Flash Button.
I have tried this

on(Release({
getURL("myworddocument.doc");
}

with no luck.

Any Suggestions......Thanks!
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Question by:mattsd23
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Aneesh Chopra earned 2000 total points
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simple syntax error in your code, here is the fixed code and it should work fine...



// following code will open the document in a new browser window
on (release) {
	getURL("myworddocument.doc", "_blank");
}
 
 
 
// following code will open the document in a existing browser window
on (release) {
	getURL("myworddocument.doc", "_self");
}

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by:mattsd23
ID: 22708344
no luck
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by:Aneesh Chopra
ID: 22708357
what are you using..

Flash SWF in browser? or
Flash Projector EXE on local file system

it would be good if you can attach your sample file for review...
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by:mattsd23
ID: 31505767
Thanks for the help!
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