ListEntries Object (Word)
Published: July 16, 2012
A collection of ListEntry objects that represent all the items in a drop-down form field.
Use the ListEntries property to return the ListEntries collection. The following example displays the items that appear in the form field named "Drop1."
For Each le In _ ActiveDocument.FormFields("Drop1").DropDown.ListEntries MsgBox le.Name Next le
Use the Add method to add an item to a drop-down form field. The following example inserts a drop-down form field and then adds "red," "blue," and "green" to the form field.
Set myField = _ ActiveDocument.FormFields.Add(Range:=Selection.Range, _ Type:=wdFieldFormDropDown) With myField.DropDown.ListEntries .Add Name:="Red" .Add Name:="Blue" .Add Name:="Green" End With
Use ListEntries(Index), where Index is the list entry name or the index number, to return a single ListEntry object. The index number represents the position of the entry in the drop-down form field (the first item is index number 1). The following example deletes the "Blue" entry from the drop-down form field named "Color."
The following example displays the first item in the drop-down form field named "Color."