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Topic: Re: Linking pdf files to Access Reports
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 57657
From: LeonardR
Date: 5/29/2002 05:27 PM

At 3:30 PM -0400 7/2/01, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>I have used the pdf.ocx to enable a client to view pdf files from
>within an Access 2000 form.

Congratulations on using an undocumented and unsupported product!

> Now I need to know if it is possible to get an Access 2000 report
>to print linked pdf files along with the rest of the report data.
>IE, the report pulls equipment numbers from a table and
>automatically prints pdf files with diagrams of the equipment.
>Ideas, anyone?
The first thing you need to do is consider rearchitecting
your project to use supported components - or be prepared to deal
with support issues! As such, you should look into IAC methods such
as OLE/COM to control Acrobat to perform the functions you need OR
license a 3rd party product.

Leonard Rosenthol

Director of Software Development (215) 922-3509 (voice)
Appligent, Inc. (formerly Digital Applications) (610) 284-4233 (fax)

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