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In Word 2000 Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), when you use the PageSetup property to retrieve page setup information, you receive the following error message:
Run-time error 4605: This command is not available.
This problem occurs when all of the following conditions are true:
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Office 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/276367/EN-US/ )OFF2000: How to Obtain the Latest Office 2000 Service Pack
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(http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;en-us;cntactms)In your code, access the first paragraph in the section. Then retrieve the page setup information though the PageSetup object under the Paragraph.Range object. For example:
This macro steps through all sections in the document and displays the page orientation (0 for Portrait or 1 for Landscape) in a message box.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Microsoft Office 2000 Service Pack 2.
Steps to Reproduce the Problem