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How To Open PDF Files Via Visual Basic Macro Code ?


How can I code a Macro in Excel to search in a preset directory and pull out, aka open/run
a certain Adobe Acrobat .pdf file automatically?

Is this even possible to code in Excel Macro or is it out of its scope of what Excel VB code can do?


Right now I have a very repetitive task where depending on the value of a certain field in Excel I have to search for the right/corresponding .pdf file and open it up do work in the .pdf as well as the Excel worksheet... I have to do like hundreds of this....

So is there a quick way to code in Excel that a certain value will open a certain file named .pdf acrobat file? Can other programs/files be called upon and ran/started/opened from within Excel Macro?

Thanks




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