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Open a word document from access

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    natalia is offline Novice
    Windows 7 Access 2010 (version 14.0)
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    Sep 2010

    Open a word document from access

    Hi all,

    I would like to open a word document from an access form using a button. Apparantly i need to use a code, i have searched for codes and have found a few which i cannot get working.

    I would be grateful if someone could show me a code please.


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    weekend00 is offline I may not be right
    Windows XP Access 2003
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    shell "winword.exe you-document-filename"
    application.FollowHyperlink "your-docment-filename"

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