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Microsoft Word ?

Microsoft Word ?

Microsoft Word ?

How does one determine if a Word document is currently running?  I want to write a program that appends a document to Word if it is running or in the event it is not running, open Word and add a document.


RE: Microsoft Word ?

Here you go!

Sub StartWord()
    Dim wdApp As Word.Application
    On Error Resume Next
    Set wdApp = GetObject(, "Word.Application")
    If Err.Number <> 0 Then     'Not Running - Start New
        Set wdApp = CreateObject("Word.Application")
    End If
    On Error GoTo 0
    wdApp.Visible = True
    wdApp.WindowState = wdWindowStateMaximize
End Sub

RE: Microsoft Word ?

Thanks a lot!

That worked great!  I really appreciate it!


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