|Date: ||Thu, 2 Aug 2001 16:45:43 GMT|
|Reply-To: ||Ace <b.rogers@VIRGIN.NET>|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Ace <b.rogers@VIRGIN.NET>|
|Subject: ||Re: WINWORD|SYSTEM via DDE to interface with Word97|
On 2 Aug 01 16:32:26 GMT, zhou_jay@YAHOO.COM (Jay Zhou) wrote:
>I used the following filename statement to interface
>MS Word with PC SAS V6.12 and V8.1 successfully.
>filename word DDE 'winword|system';
>SAS will open Word automatically if Word is not open
>before submitting the code. However, I got a fatal
>error message when the same code was executed under
>V8.2, which indicated that "Physical file does not
>exist". Of course, it works fine if MS Word open when
>the code is submitted.
Ensure that Word is started by using the following (or similar) first.
X 'cd C:\APPS\Microsoft Office\Office\' ;
Ace in Basel