Options.AutoFormatAsYouTypeReplaceSymbols Options.AutoFormatAsYouTypeReplaceSymbols Options.AutoFormatAsYouTypeReplaceSymbols Property


True if two consecutive hyphens (--) are replaced with an en dash (–) or an em dash (— ) as you type.

 property bool AutoFormatAsYouTypeReplaceSymbols { bool get(); void set(bool value); };
public bool AutoFormatAsYouTypeReplaceSymbols { get; set; }
Public Property AutoFormatAsYouTypeReplaceSymbols As Boolean

Property Value


If the hyphens are typed with leading and trailing spaces, Microsoft Word replaces the hyphens with an en dash; if there are no trailing spaces, the hyphens are replaced with an em dash.

Applies to