Application.DDEExecute method (Project)

Performs actions or runs commands in another application through dynamic data exchange (DDE).


expression. DDEExecute( _Command_, _TimeOut_ )

expression A variable that represents an Application object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
Command Required String The command to carry out in another application.
TimeOut Optional Variant The number of seconds to wait for the other application to execute before proceeding. The default value is 5.

Return value



If your macro displays a dialog box in another application, you may need to increase the default value for Timeout.

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