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Dim wdApp As Word.Application
Dim wdDoc As Word.Document
Dim bNewInstance As Boolean
'try to use existing instance of application
On Error Resume Next
Set wdApp = GetObject(, "Word.Application")
On Error GoTo 0
If wdApp Is Nothing Then
'no existing application, so create a new one
Set wdApp = CreateObject("Word.Application")
bNewInstance = True
wdApp.Visible = True
Set wdDoc = wdApp.Documents.Open("C:\MyFolder\Mydoc.doc")
.OptionButton1.Value = True
'close application if specially created for this code
If bNewInstance Then
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