Options.SmartCutPaste Property (Word)
Published: July 16, 2012
True if Microsoft Word automatically adjusts the spacing between words and punctuation when cutting and pasting occurs. Read/write Boolean.
This example sets Word to automatically adjust the spacing between words and punctuation when cutting and pasting occurs, and then it deletes and pastes some text in a newly created document. If the SmartCutPaste property were set to False, the second and third words would run together.
Options.SmartCutPaste = True Set myDoc = Documents.Add With myDoc .Content.InsertAfter("The brown quick fox") .Words(2).Cut .Characters(10).Paste End With
This example returns the status of the Smart cut and paste option on the Edit tab in the Options dialog box (Tools menu).