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retrieve MS word from ACCESS

Clara Hall

Joined: Nov 24, 2001
Posts: 16
I store a MS Word file in the Access database in the type of OLE. Now I want to retrieve the file and send it to client. How can I retrieve the file? It seems getObject(String), getBinaryStream(String), and getAsciiStream(String) don't work well. Can anybody give me some suggestion? Thank you in advance.

Joined: Nov 23, 2001
Posts: 6
Dear Clara,
I have a similar problem like yours. I have stored pictures as OLE Objects in MS Access (instead of Word Documents) and can't use them in my program. I think, using the "getBytes()" method of ResultSet can be a solution. However it did not work.
If you can find a solution for your problem please inform me. And if I can find a solution I'll inform you.
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