Microsoft KB Archive/170733

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Article ID: 170733

Article Last Modified on 1/20/2007



APPLIES TO

  • Microsoft Word 97 Standard Edition



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SUMMARY

In Microsoft Word, you can use Visual Basic for Applications to select columns or rows in Word tables.

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The following Visual Basic for Applications examples demonstrate selecting columns or rows in a Microsoft Word for Windows table.

Selecting Columns

This example selects the second column in the first table of a document.

ActiveDocument.Tables(1).Columns(2).Select


Selecting Rows

This example selects the second row in the first table of a document.

ActiveDocument.Tables(1).Rows(2).Select


For more information about Tables Collection Object, in the Visual Basic Editor, click the Office Assistant, type "Tables Collection," click Search, and then click to view "Tables Collection Object."

NOTE: If the Assistant is hidden, click the Office Assistant button on the Standard toolbar. If the Assistant is not able to answer your query, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

176476 OFF: Office Assistant Not Answering Visual Basic Questions


For additional information, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

173707 OFF97: How to Run Sample Code from Knowledge Base Articles


REFERENCES

For more information about getting help with Visual Basic for Applications, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

163435 VBA: Programming Resources for Visual Basic for Applications



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