SelectNumber Method

Selects the number or bullet in a list.


expression Required. An expression that returns a Paragraph object.


If the SelectNumber method is called from a paragraph, selection, or range that does not contain a list, an error message is displayed.


This example selects the bullet or number for the list that contains the selected paragraph in the active document, and then it increases the font size of the bullet or number to 17 points. This example assumes that the first paragraph in the selection is formatted as a bulleted or numbered list.

Sub SelectParaNumber()
    With Selection
        .Font.Size = 17
    End With
End Sub

Applies to | Paragraph Object