Monday, March 31, 2008

Updating Word Fields (VBA)

Using Word VBA to Update all Field Codes in Word Document


Here is a simple macro that will update all the fields in a Word document

Sub Update_Field()

ActiveWindow.ActivePane.View.Type = wdPrintView
Application.ScreenUpdating = True
Selection.WholeStory
ActiveDocument.Fields.Update

End Sub

2 comments:

  1. Anonymous12:37 AM

    This works fine for normal document fields, but it doesn't update fields in headers/footers.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Look at this... http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ff196072.aspx

    ReplyDelete

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