Columns Property

Returns a Columns collection that represents all the table columns in the range, selection, or table. Read-only.

For information about returning a single member of a collection, see Returning an Object from a Collection .


This example displays the number of columns in the first table in the active document.

If ActiveDocument.Tables.Count >= 1 Then
    MsgBox ActiveDocument.Tables(1).Columns.Count
End If

This example sets the width of the current column to 1 inch.

If Selection.Information(wdWithInTable) = True Then
    Selection.Columns.SetWidth ColumnWidth:=InchesToPoints(1), _
End If

Applies to | Range Object | Selection Object | Table Object

See Also | Cell Method | Column Object | Column Property | ColumnIndex Property | Error Accessing a Table Row or Column | Rows Property | SetWidth Method | Uniform Property