FileConverter.CanSave property (Word)

True if the specified file converter is designed to save files. Read-only Boolean.


expression. CanSave

expression A variable that represents a 'FileConverter' object.


The CanOpen property returns True if the specified file converter can be used to open (import) files.


This example determines whether the WordPerfect converter can be used to save files. If the return value is True, the active document is saved in WordPerfect 6.x format.

Dim lngSaveFormat As Long 
If Application.FileConverters("WordPerfect6x").CanSave = _ 
 True Then 
 lngSaveFormat = _ 
 ActiveDocument.SaveAs FileName:="C:\Document.wp", _ 
End If

This example displays a message that indicates whether the third converter in the FileConverters collection can save files.

If FileConverters(3).CanSave = True Then 
 MsgBox FileConverters(3).FormatName & " can save files" 
 MsgBox FileConverters(3).FormatName & " cannot save files" 
End If

See also

FileConverter Object

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