View.ShowSpaces Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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True if space characters are displayed. Read/write Boolean.

expression .ShowSpaces

expression An expression that returns a View object.

This example inserts spaces before the selection and displays space characters in the active window.

Selection.InsertBefore " " 
ActiveDocument.ActiveWindow.View.ShowSpaces = True


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