Executing Commands in an Application


DDEEXECUTE carries out commands in another application. For example, to cause Excel to sound a beep:


ddeexecute(chan, "[beep()]")


To insert text at the current cursor position of a Word document, try:


ddeexecute(winchan, '[Insert "This is a DDE string"]')


Refer to the macro or language reference of your particular application for specific details on the available commands.