troubleshooting Question

How to open a Word doc in VBA (2)

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Clive BeatonFlag for Australia asked on
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In response to my original question of the same title, hnasr gave me the following code;

    Dim objWord As Object, objDoc As Object
    'Start Word and open a new document
    Set objWord = CreateObject("Word.Application")
    objWord.Visible = True
    Set objDoc = objWord.Documents.Add
    ' existing doc
    Dim objDoc2 As Object
    Set objDoc2 = objWord.Documents.Add(ReportName)

It worked fine when applied to a standard document, but when I opened a document created in Mail Merge, it did not refresh the selected record.

Any advice?

Thanks in advance.
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