EmailOptions.AutoFormatAsYouTypeApplyNumberedLists Property (Word)

True if paragraphs are automatically formatted as numbered lists. Read/write Boolean .


expression. AutoFormatAsYouTypeApplyNumberedLists

expression A variable that represents an 'EmailOptions' collection.


If set to True , numbered lists use a numbering scheme from the Bullets and Numbering dialog box (Format menu), according to what's typed. For example, if a paragraph starts with "1.1" and a tab character, Word automatically inserts "1.2" and a tab character when the ENTER key is pressed.


This example causes lists to be automatically numbered as you type.

Options.AutoFormatAsYouTypeApplyNumberedLists = True

This example returns the status of the Automatic numbered lists option on the AutoFormat As You Type tab in the AutoCorrect dialog box (Tools menu).

Dim blnAutoFormat as Boolean 
blnAutoFormat = Options.AutoFormatAsYouTypeApplyNumberedLists

See also

EmailOptions Object