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WD97: Macro to Retrieve Text from Each Cell in a Table
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This article contains a sample Visual Basic for Applications macro to efficiently loop through each cell in a Word table. This example may help if your code is slower than expected when retrieving data from one or more cells from a table.
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(http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;en-us;cntactms)The following sample Visual Basic for Applications macro loops through each cell in the first table of the active document, and assigns a value to the string variable sCellText.
For additional information, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/173707/EN-US/ )OFF97: How to Run Sample Code from Knowledge Base Articles
For more information about getting help with Visual Basic for Applications, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/163435/EN-US/ )VBA: Programming Resources for Visual Basic for Applications
Article ID: 182092 - Last Review: January 22, 2007 - Revision: 2.5