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An example of integrating Talking Caller ID with a Excel.

Setting up DDE in Talking Caller ID to pass information to Microsoft Excel

In Talking Caller ID's Settings go to the DDE options page and tick enable DDE Support. The following parameters have been found to work:

DDE Application "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\EXCEL.EXE" "C:\My Documents\Excel\DDETest.xls"

DDE Topic Excel|DDEtest.xls

DDE Item R1C1

DDE Execute [ACTIVATE("DDEtest.xls")][SELECT("R1C1:R5C2")][NEW(2,1)][ARRANGE.ALL()]

Tick "Start DDE Application Automatically when Talking Caller ID Starts"

Leave all other options blank.

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