Language.ActiveHyphenationDictionary property (Word)

Returns a Dictionary object that represents the active hyphenation dictionary for the specified language. Read-only.


expression. ActiveHyphenationDictionary

expression A variable that represents a 'Language' object.


If there is no hyphenation dictionary installed for the specified language, this property returns Nothing.


This example displays the full path and file name of the active hyphenation dictionary.

Dim lngLanguage As Long 
Dim dicHyphen As Dictionary 
lngLanguage = Selection.LanguageID 
Set dicHyphen = Languages(lngLanguage).ActiveHyphenationDictionary 
If dicHyphen Is Nothing Then 
 MsgBox "No hyphenation dictionary installed!" 
 MsgBox dicHyphen.Path & Application.PathSeparator & dicHyphen.Name 
End If

See also

Language Object

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