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Is there a way to read a .doc file text into a listBox?
Hrcko
Jan 3 '06 #1
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Hrcko,
Assuming that in this context "doc" means a Microsoft Word document file,
no, as Word documents are stored in a binary format. You would either need to
convert the file and save it as text (using Word, for example) or use the
Word Object Model to load and read the document and get the text that way.
Peter

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"Hrvoje Voda" wrote:
Is there a way to read a .doc file text into a listBox?
Hrcko

Jan 3 '06 #2
> Is there a way to read a .doc file text into a listBox?

As Peter says, you can't do it directly. You could create a
Microsoft.Offic e.Interop.Word. Application instance, and then use
Documents.Open( ...) to load up your file and read from it
programmaticall y; this however requires the end user to have a recent
version of Word installed and is rather heavy on resources.

Jan 3 '06 #3
Hi,
"Hrvoje Voda" <hr*********@lu atech.com> wrote in message
news:dp******** **@ss405.t-com.hr...
Is there a way to read a .doc file text into a listBox?


You need to provide more details , a .doc file is more suitable to a
Textbox than to a listbox


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