Selection.PreviousField method (Word)
Selects and returns the previous field.
expression Required. A variable that represents a Selection object.
If this method finds a field, it returns a Field object; if not, it returns Nothing.
This example updates the previous field (the field immediately preceding the selection).
If Not (Selection.PreviousField Is Nothing) Then Selection.Fields.Update End If
This example selects the previous field, and if a field is found, displays a message in the status bar.
Set myField = Selection.PreviousField If Not (myField Is Nothing) Then StatusBar = "Field found"
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