View.ShowHiddenText Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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True if text formatted as hidden text is displayed. Read/write Boolean.

expression .ShowHiddenText

expression An expression that returns a View object.

This example hides text formatted as hidden text in each window.

For Each myWindow In Windows 
 myWindow.View.ShowHiddenText = False 
Next myWindow

This example toggles the display of hidden text.

ActiveDocument.ActiveWindow.View.ShowHiddenText = _ 
 Not ActiveDocument.ActiveWindow.View.ShowHiddenText

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