True if the find operation searches forward through the document. False if it searches backward through the document. Read/write Boolean.
This example replaces the next occurrence of the word "hi" in the selection with "hello."
With Selection.Find .Forward = True .Text = "hi" .ClearFormatting .Replacement.Text = "hello" .Execute Replace:=wdReplaceOne End With
The following example searches backward through the document for the word "Microsoft." If the word is found, it's automatically selected.
Selection.Collapse Direction:=wdCollapseStart With Selection.Find .Forward = False .ClearFormatting .MatchWholeWord = True .MatchCase = False .Wrap = wdFindContinue .Execute FindText:="Microsoft" End With
Applies to | Find Object