Selection.PasteExcelTable Method (Word)

Pastes and formats a Microsoft Excel table.

Syntax

expression. PasteExcelTable( _LinkedToExcel_ , _WordFormatting_ , _RTF_ )

expression Required. A variable that represents a 'Selection' object.

Parameters

Name Required/Optional Data Type Description
LinkedToExcel Required Boolean True links the pasted table to the original Excel file so that changes made to the Excel file are reflected in Microsoft Word.
WordFormatting Required Boolean True formats the table using the formatting in the Word document. False formats the table according to the original Excel file.
RTF Required Boolean True pastes the Excel table using Rich Text Format (RTF). False pastes the Excel table as HTML.

Example

This example pastes an Excel table into the active document. The parameters specify that the pasted table is linked to the Excel file, retains the original Excel formatting, and is pasted as RTF. This example assumes that the Clipboard contains an Excel table.

Sub PasteExcelFormatted() 
 Selection.PasteExcelTable _ 
 LinkedToExcel:=True, _ 
 WordFormatting:=False, _ 
 RTF:=True 
End Sub

See also

Selection Object