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Document.WebPagePreview Method

Office 2007
Generates a Web page preview of the specified publication in Internet Explorer.



expression   A variable that represents a Document object.


A Web preview can be generated for print publications. However, the appearance of the Web preview may differ from the printed publication.

The Web preview opens with the active page displayed. Preview Web pages are generated for each page in the publication. However, if the publication is a print publication or otherwise lacks a navigation bar, there may be no way to navigate to those pages.

Use the PublicationType property to determine if a publication is a print publication or a Web publication.

This method corresponds to the Web Page Preview command on the File menu.


The following example sets the active page of the publication and generates a Web preview of the publication.

Visual Basic for Applications

With ActiveDocument
    .ActiveView.ActivePage = .Pages(2)
End With