Toby mills 2012-02-23 11:52:22
Hi, I am currently building an Intranet site for an Educational
Establishment and would like to be able to open office documents with
There are of course several solutions to this, but each seems to have it’s
a) Direct URL to document. Problem, need to open templates as new
documents but this method opens them as a template to edit.
b) ActiveX control to open word with a URL but this opens a new word
application each time which is memory intensive.
c) Send document as data stream to browser but can not control how
windows opens doc, same prob as ‘a’.
Ideally I would like to be able to open the document within IE as that seems
to use some slim line version of word & excel but need to be able to open
word templates as new documents.
Does any one know how to access this slim line version of word with activex