WD: VBA Code Not Saved After You Use the Undo Command

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SYMPTOMS
Visual Basic for Applications code is lost, when all of the followingconditions are true:
  • You open the document and make a change. -and-

  • You go into the Visual Basic Editor and insert code in a module stored in that document. -and-

  • You undo the changes you made in the document.
CAUSE
When you use the Undo command, the document is flagged as unmodified.Because the document is flagged as unmodified, the document is not savedwhen you use the Save command.
WORKAROUND
Save your document while the Visual Basic Editor is open. This will ensurethat your Visual Basic for Applications code is saved.
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in the Microsoft productslisted at the beginning of this article.
Properties

Article ID: 185143 - Last Review: 10/07/2013 23:04:16 - Revision: 2.1

Microsoft Word 97 Standard Edition, Microsoft Word 98 for Macintosh

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