Range.MoveStartWhile(Object, Object) Range.MoveStartWhile(Object, Object) Method

Definition

Moves the start position of the specified range while any of the specified characters are found in the document.

public int MoveStartWhile (ref object Cset, ref object Count);
Public Function MoveStartWhile (ByRef Cset As Object, Optional ByRef Count As Object) As Integer

Parameters

Cset

Required Object. One or more characters. This argument is case sensitive.

Count

Optional Object. The maximum number of characters by which the specified range or selection is to be moved. Can be a number or either the wdForward or wdBackward constant. If Count is a positive number, the range or selection is moved forward in the document. If it's a negative number, the range or selection is moved backward. The default value is wdForward.

Returns

Remarks

While any character in Cset is found, the start position of the range or selection is moved. This method returns the number of characters that the start position of the range or selection moved as an Integer value. If no Cset characters are found, the range or selection isn't changed and the method returns 0 (zero). If the start position is moved forward to a position beyond the original end position, the end position is set to the new start position.

Applies to