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Knowledge base article 79

Simple Address book example connecting with Write

How about a very simple example that shows a Database with an address book that allows browse and edit and can create a letter in Write at the click of a button.

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Open the database and look at the "AddressForm" form. There is a button that runs a macro to insert the current record's address into a new Write document. The code can easily be changed to support a "Create Envelope" function by a) Createing an envelope template in Write and b) changing "NORMAL" to "ENVELOPE" in the code.

See also Knowledge Base Article 60: What about templates