I use Access only as the database. The front-end will be developed in VB.
The user can edit the document in Word.
At the beginning, the document exists somewhere in the filesystem. Then I
want to embed it in an Access-table (no link to the file). The file in the
filesystem will be deleted.
The document will not be showed in a control.
Later, I want to copy the embeded Word document into a temporary directory.
Word will be started and this document will be opened. The user can make
some changes to the document. Then, the file will be embeded to the Access
If I double click on an embeded Word document in Access, Word will be
started and the document opened. I don't know, if I can simulate this with
Do you have any suggestions?
Ken Pinard schrieb in Nachricht ...
>What are you trying to do?
>Have a document stored in a table?
>Display the document in an unbound control?
>control a document using VB to modify its contents?
>Portland Access User Group
>> I want to embed a Word document in an Access-DB with DAO. I know only the
>> possibility to do that by using an OLE-control in a form. I want to do it
>> only with DAO code.