Document.Undo method (Word)

Undoes the last action or a sequence of actions, which are displayed in the Undo list. Returns True if the actions were successfully undone.


expression.Undo (Times)

expression Required. A variable that represents a Document object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
Times Optional Variant The number of actions to be undone.

Return value



This example undoes the last two actions taken in Sales.doc.

Documents("Sales.doc").Undo 2

This example undoes the last action. If the action is successfully undone, a message is displayed in the status bar.

On Error Resume Next 
If ActiveDocument.Undo = False Then _ 
 StatusBar = "Undo was unsuccessful"

See also

Document Object

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