Want to win a PS4? Go Premium and enter to win our High-Tech Treats giveaway. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

VB.net Add tag/additional information to file name

Posted on 2014-04-06
4
Medium Priority
?
755 Views
Last Modified: 2014-04-06
Hi

I want to store additional information for .pdf files without using the file name so tha when I email files in the older my app can pick up the email address without opening the file. Is there some sort of tag or other way that you can assign to a file name to do this?
0
Comment
Question by:Murray Brown
[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
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 27

Accepted Solution

by:
MacroShadow earned 2000 total points
ID: 39981440
Here is a method using Microsoft's DSOFile

The code is in C#, if you need help with it give a shout.
0
 
LVL 27

Expert Comment

by:MacroShadow
ID: 39981784
Sorry and thank you.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Murray Brown
ID: 39981805
Great. Thank you both
0

Featured Post

Enroll in October's Free Course of the Month

Do you work with and analyze data? Enroll in October's Course of the Month for 7+ hours of SQL training, allowing you to quickly and efficiently store or retrieve data. It's free for Premium Members, Team Accounts, and Qualified Experts!

Question has a verified solution.

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

Since .Net 2.0, Visual Basic has made it easy to create a splash screen and set it via the "Splash Screen" drop down in the Project Properties.  A splash screen set in this manner is automatically created, displayed and closed by the framework itsel…
Calculating holidays and working days is a function that is often needed yet it is not one found within the Framework. This article presents one approach to building a working-day calculator for use in .NET.
In a question here at Experts Exchange (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29062564/Adobe-acrobat-reader-DC.html), a member asked how to create a signature in Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (the free Reader product, not the paid, full Acrobat produ…
This lesson discusses how to use a Mainform + Subforms in Microsoft Access to find and enter data for payments on orders. The sample data comes from a custom shop that builds and sells movable storage structures that are delivered to your property. …

609 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