ShowAll Property

True if all nonprinting characters (such as hidden text, tab marks, space marks, and paragraph marks) are displayed. Read/write Boolean.


expression Required. An expression that returns one of the objects in the Applies To list.


This example displays all nonprinting characters in the active window.

ActiveDocument.ActiveWindow.View.ShowAll = True

This example toggles the display of nonprinting characters in the first window.

Windows(1).View.ShowAll = Not Windows(1).View.ShowAll

Applies to | Range Object | View Object

See Also | ShowHiddenText Property | ShowHyphens Property | ShowOptionalBreaks Property | ShowParagraphs Property | ShowSpaces Property | ShowTabs Property