convert report to pdf

Posted on 2015-02-01
Last Modified: 2015-02-01
I have the following line of code
DoCmd.OutputTo acOutputReport, "rptFaultReport", acformatpdf, Tlocation, False

Tlocation = \\klo-fs\common\Hoist\Reports\  & “FaultReport”

Problem is I get the message report saved but when I look in the folder report it looks empty but If I open the properties dialogue box it tells me there is one file. I have no idea what goes on. Any help appreciated

Question by:chestera
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Use the extension. You have saved it as FaultReport, without .pdf at the end. Your Windows Explorer is configured to not show it. Change the line to this:
Tlocation = \\klo-fs\common\Hoist\Reports\  & “FaultReport.pdf”

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added .pdf still not showing up in the \\klo-fs\ etc so tried into a different location on the PC and it worked so looks like I have a server problem


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Thank you for your help I had two problems missing .pdf and a corruption in the Report folder.
All working fine now


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