I am trying to read the text from a word document into my database.<BR>I have tried using the FileSystemObject but that just returns "ÐÏ*¡±á".<BR>I have also tried:<BR>Set objWord = Server.CreateObject("Word.Application")<BR>objWord .Visible = True<BR>Set objDoc = objWord.Documents.Open(strPath)<BR>Response.Write strPath<BR>Set objRange = objDoc.Range<BR>objRange.wholeStory<BR>strText = objRange.Text<BR>Response.write strText<BR><BR>where strPath is the file path to the word document, but this just returns:<BR><BR>Error Type:<BR>Microsoft Word (0x800A175D)<BR>Could not open macro storage<BR><BR>Can anyone help???