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The following Visual Basic for Applications procedure will allow you toreturn the total number of pages of the current document.
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Method 1: Using Word Constant
Sub GetNumberOfPages() ActiveDocument.Repaginate MsgBox ActiveDocument.BuiltInDocumentProperties(wdPropertyPages) End Sub
NOTE: To see a list of the wdBuiltInProperty constants, follow these steps:
Press ALT+F11 to open the Visual Basic Editor.
Press F2 to display the Object Browser.
Type wdbuiltinproperty, and then click Search
Method 2: Using Literal Value
Sub GetNumberOfPages() ActiveDocument.Repaginate MsgBox ActiveDocument.BuiltInDocumentProperties("Number of Pages") End Sub
NOTE: For more information about literal values, from the Visual BasicEditor click the Office Assistant, type document property object, clickSearch, and then click to view "Documentproperty Object."
NOTE: If the Assistant is hidden, click the Office Assistant button on theStandard toolbar. If the Assistant is not able to answer your query, pleasesee the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
176476 OFF: Office Assistant Not Answering Visual Basic Questions
For more information about getting help with Visual Basic for Applications,please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
163435 VBA: Programming Resources for Visual Basic for Applications
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