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Posted By:      Posted Date: October 12, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

Ok, now my last question for this day:

I want to open a Microsoft Word dot-file when the user klicks on a button in my intranet application. The dot-file is located on the harddrive of the user and executes some code in the AutoOpen() Sub.

Any possibilities to solve that issue? Using Javascript or a hyperlink?

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