Options.AutoFormatAsYouTypeApplyTables property (Word)

True if Word automatically creates a table when you type a plus sign, a series of hyphens, another plus sign, and so on, and then press ENTER. The plus signs become the column borders, and the hyphens become the column widths. Read/write Boolean.


expression. AutoFormatAsYouTypeApplyTables

expression A variable that represents an Options object.


This example sets Word to automatically create tables as you type.

Options.AutoFormatAsYouTypeApplyTables = True

This example returns the status of the Tables option on the AutoFormat As You Type tab in the AutoCorrect dialog box (Tools menu).

Dim blnAutoFormat as Boolean 
blnAutoFormat = Options.AutoFormatAsYouTypeApplyTables

See also

Options Object

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