Fields.Update method (Word)

Updates the result of the fields object.



expression Required. A variable that represents a 'Fields' collection.

Return value



Returns 0 (zero) if no errors occur when the fields are updated, or returns a Long that represents the index of the first field that contains an error.


This example updates all the fields in the main story (that is, the main body) of the active document. A return value of 0 (zero) indicates that the fields were updated without error.

If ActiveDocument.Fields.Update = 0 Then 
 MsgBox "Update Successful" 
 MsgBox "Field " & ActiveDocument.Fields.Update & _ 
 " has an error" 
End If

See also

Fields Collection Object

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