View.ShowHyphens Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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True if optional hyphens are displayed. An optional hyphen indicates where to break a word when it falls at the end of a line. Read/write Boolean.

expression .ShowHyphens

expression An expression that returns a View object.

This example inserts an optional hyphen before the selection and then displays optional hyphens in the active window.

Selection.InsertBefore Chr(31) 
ActiveDocument.ActiveWindow.View.ShowHyphens = True


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