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This article provides a sample Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications macro that automatically updates the active document's title bar to reflect the current document path and file name.
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To modify the default FileSave command, use the following steps:
NOTE: If you add this sample macro code to your FileOpen macro, and you open a document from the MRU (most recently used) list on the File menu, the document path and file name are not added to the title bar of the active document window. This is because the File menu MRU list does not use the default FileOpen command in Word to open an existing document.
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/226118/EN-US/ )OFF2000: Programming Resources for Visual Basic for Applications