Updating DDE Links Automatically or in Batch Process.Using the attached MDL and setting the Environment Variable 'PATH' tothe Source Program, all DDE Links will be updated via the BatchProcessor.Product: MicroStation V8 2004 EditionVersion: 08.05.02.35Area: DDE/OLE
This example will Automatically updated DDE Links using the Batch Processor.-Place the UpdateDDE.bas in the Macro folder of the MicroStation Install.-Add the Path of the Excel Executable into the Environment Variable for "PATH""If this Path is not added the Source Program has to be Opened during the Process"Ex: PATH =C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE11\-Create a Command File that runs the Key-in: MACRO UPDATEDDE-Process all files that contain DDE Links against this Command File to Update Link.*Note: UpdateDDE.bas is an Example & can be modified.ftp://ftp.bentley.com/pub/knowledgebase/attachments/updateDDE.zip
Can this update the path of the excel file? We installed a new server and the name changed so all of the links are pointing to the old server.