MS Office 2010 Format

Posted on 2013-05-17
Last Modified: 2013-05-20
please see that we are using below code for generating stationary in our application.

Environment Details:-

Operating System = Windows 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition.
PowerBuilder Virtual Machine = PBVM 12.5 (means we are using PowerBuilder 12.5)
MS Office Template Used in application = Ms Office 2003.
We need to convert the template in = Ms Office 2010.

li_result = ole_word.ConnectToObject("", "word.application")
IF li_result < 0 THEN
                li_result = ole_word.ConnectToNewObject("word.application")

IF li_result <> 0 THEN
                DESTROY ole_word
                ib_connected = FALSE
                MessageBox('MSWord Problem','Could Not Connect to MSWORD~n~nPlease make sure word runs properly on your machine~nRestart System')
                RETURN -1

ib_connected = TRUE
ole_word.Application.Visible = FALSE


Our Application not allow to upload/attach the *.docx file. As mentioned in below screenshot.

Your kind help will be highly appreciated.
Question by:Netsol-NOS
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
LVL 21
ID: 39176241
The issue is not with the code you posted but the code that opens the file selection dialog box. The  File Type filter needs updated to included the new document types.


openFileDialog.InitialDirectory = @"c:\"; openFileDialog.Filter = "Word 2000-2003|*.doc|Word 2007/2010|*.docx|All|*.*"; openFileDialog.ShowDialog();

Open in new window


Accepted Solution

imtiaza earned 500 total points
ID: 39183391
Try some steps in the attached document.
Also perform some optimization in the code.

Author Closing Comment

ID: 39183418
50% solution.

Featured Post

Resolve Critical IT Incidents Fast

If your data, services or processes become compromised, your organization can suffer damage in just minutes and how fast you communicate during a major IT incident is everything. Learn how to immediately identify incidents & best practices to resolve them quickly and effectively.

Question has a verified solution.

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

User Beware!  This is a rather permanent solution to removing your email from an exchange server.  The only way to truly go back is to have your exchange administrator restore your mailbox from backups.  This is usually the option of last resort.  A…
Deploying a Microsoft Access application in a Citrix environment is not difficult but takes a few steps. However, Citrix system people are often of little help, as they typically know next to nothing about Access. The script provided here will take …
The viewer will learn how to use the =DISCRINV command to create a discrete random variable, use this command to model a set of probabilities and outcomes in a Monte Carlo simulation, and learn how to find the standard deviation of a set of probabil…
With the advent of Windows 10, Microsoft is pushing a Get Windows 10 icon into the notification area (system tray) of qualifying computers. There are many reasons for wanting to remove this icon. This two-part Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial s…

734 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