Global.Documents Property (Word)

Returns a Documents collection that represents all the open documents. Read-only.

Syntax

expression. Documents

expression A variable that represents a 'Global' object.

Remarks

For information about returning a single member of a collection, see Returning an Object from a Collection.

Example

This example creates a new document based on the Normal template and then displays the Save As dialog box.

Documents.Add.Save

This example saves open documents that have changed since they were last saved.

Dim docLoop As Document 
 
For Each docLoop In Documents 
 If docLoop.Saved = False Then docLoop.Save 
Next docLoop

This example prints each open document after setting the left and right margins to 0.5 inch.

Dim docLoop As Document 
 
For Each docLoop In Documents 
 With docLoop 
 .PageSetup.LeftMargin = InchesToPoints(0.5) 
 .PageSetup.RightMargin = InchesToPoints(0.5) 
 .PrintOut 
 End With 
Next docLoop

This example opens Doc.doc as a read-only document.

Documents.Open FileName:="C:\Files\Doc.doc", ReadOnly:=True

See also

Global Object