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String formatting in DDE.

Is it possible to format parts of a string differently when you use Dynamic Data Exchange(DDE)?

E.g. the string "abc" should be formatted "abc" in a cell in Excel. How can that be achieved?
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Re: String formatting in DDE.

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create a vba macro to do it, and run that macro.
I don't do that kind of thing any more, but there will be archives with DDE techniques. Try google
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Re: String formatting in DDE.

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Yes, it is possible. Take a look at:
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Re: String formatting in DDE.

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Yes, it is possible. Take a look at:
lhttp://www.mathkb.com/Uwe/Forum.aspx/sas/13434/Leading-double-quotes-using-DDE

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