ProtectedViewWindow.SourcePath property (Word)

Returns the path of the source file for the specified Protected View window. Read-only String.



expression An expression that returns a ProtectedViewWindow object.


The path does not include a trailing character (for example, "C:\MSOffice"). Use the PathSeparator property to add the character that separates folders and drive letters. Use the SourceName property to return the file name without the path.


The following code example returns the path and name of the document associated with the specified Protected View window.

MsgBox ActiveProtectedViewWindow.SourcePath & Application.PathSeparator _ 
 & ActiveProtectedViewWindow.SourceName 

See also

ProtectedViewWindow Object

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