Return values from excel,word,outlook

2005-05-17 08:55:24 PM
I want to implement the follow, call (word or excel) the customer write a
letter for example and click in a button then show a dialog asking for a
value and when the user click the ok button in this dialog trigger a event
in our application capturing the value the user typed.
I thinīk the rigth way itīs automation but I donīt know how to implement
this, anybody know some site whit code similar or maybe are there other way?
Thank you