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I have a RichEdit and the content of said Edit should be saved to a .doc file. I already found the Word User Defined Functions (http://www.autoitscript.com/autoit3/docs/libfunctions/Word%20Management.htm), but I can't seem to find a way to actually write to that file. This is the code I have:

$MyDocsFolder = "::{450D8FBA-AD25-11D0-98A8-0800361B1103}"
$where= FileSaveDialog("Plan Speichern", $MyDocsFolder,"Microsoft Word Dokumente (*.doc)", 2)
    If StringInStr($where,".doc") Then
        $word = _Word_Create(false,true)
        $doc = _Word_DocAdd($word)
        _Word_DocSaveAs($doc,$where)
        $infile =  _GUICtrlRichEdit_StreamToFile($Edit1, $where) ;this is what I tried 
        _Word_DocSave($doc)
        _Word_DocClose($doc)
        _Word_Quit($word)
    Else
        $wohinexport = $wohinexport & ".doc"
        $word = _Word_Create(false,true)
        $doc = _Word_DocAdd($word)
        _Word_DocSaveAs($doc,$where)
        $infile =  _GUICtrlRichEdit_StreamToFile($Edit1, $where)
        _Word_DocSave($doc)
        _Word_DocClose($doc)
        _Word_Quit($word)
    EndIf

If anyone could thell me what the correct function is to write to that document, I would be so happy :)

Thank you,

Reinhardt1julian

Edited by Reinhardt1julian

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water

See the examples for the _Excel_RangeDocSet functions. You set the cursor and then insert text at this location.


My UDFs and Tutorials:

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UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2018-06-01 - Version 1.4.9.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX (2018-01-27 - Version 1.3.3.1) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
ExcelChart (2015-04-01 - Version 0.4.0.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts
Excel - Example Scripts - Wiki
Word - Wiki
PowerPoint (2015-06-06 - Version 0.0.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support

Tutorials:
ADO - Wiki

 

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Reinhardt1julian

So there is no way of "properly" doing it, so the word document doesn't need to be visible

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water

Sure there is a way.

$vRange = $oDoc.Range
$vRange.InsertBefore("Text you want to insert")

My UDFs and Tutorials:

Spoiler

UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2018-06-01 - Version 1.4.9.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX (2018-01-27 - Version 1.3.3.1) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
ExcelChart (2015-04-01 - Version 0.4.0.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts
Excel - Example Scripts - Wiki
Word - Wiki
PowerPoint (2015-06-06 - Version 0.0.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support

Tutorials:
ADO - Wiki

 

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