How to open existing word document in


This example shows how to open an existing word document in
Add reference of ‘Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word’ in your project.
This code example requires a document named Test.docx must exist in a D: drive.

Code Sample :

Private Sub OpenWordDocument()
        Dim objWord As Word.Application
        Dim objDoc As Word.Document
        objWord = CreateObject("Word.Application")
        objDoc = objWord.Documents.Open("D:\Test.docx")
        objWord.Visible = True
End Sub