MSWord and Python
gerson.kurz at t-online.de
Mon Feb 25 15:23:02 CET 2002
On Mon, 25 Feb 2002 15:49:28 +0100, Thomas Guettler
<st-newsgroups at thomas-guettler.de> wrote:
>1. Where can I find a introduction on the net?
>2. Where can I find the documentation of methods that MSWord
> exposes by the use of COM?
If you have the Jan 2002 MSDN, go to
If not, go to http://msdn.microsoft.com and work your way to
Office Solutions Development
--Microsoft Office 2000
---Microsoft Office 2000 Language Reference
----Microsoft Word 2000 Reference
-----Microsoft Word Visual Basic Reference
>3. I want take a word template. Replace text in it, and save it again.
> Has someone code examples fot something like this?
Hint: A word template is just an additional parameter for
word.Documents.Add() (I had to find that out myself, too). Be warned,
though, the Word API *sucks* (TM). I'll put up a more complete example
of how to generate word-from-html on my site in a few days, an
incomplete and buggy version is at http://p-nand-q.com/pydocgen.htm
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