Row ObjectRow Object
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Represents a row in a table. The Row object is a member of the Rows collection. The Rows collection includes all the rows in a specified table.
Using the Row object
Use Rows(index), where index is the row number, to return a single Row object. The index number represents the position of the row in the Rows collection (counting from left to right). This example selects the first row in the first shape on the second of the active publication. This example assumes the specified shape is a table and not another type of shape.
Sub SelectRow() ActiveDocument.Pages(2).Shapes(1).Table.Rows(1).Cells.Select End Sub
Use the Item method of a Rows collection to return a Row object. This example sets the fill for all even numbered rows and clears the fill for all odd numbered rows in the specified table. This example assumes the specified shape is a table and not another type of shape.
Sub FillCellsByRow() Dim shpTable As Shape Dim rowTable As Row Dim celTable As Cell Set shpTable = ActiveDocument.Pages(2).Shapes(1) For Each rowTable In shpTable.Table.Rows For Each celTable In rowTable.Cells If celTable.Row Mod 2 = 0 Then celTable.Fill.ForeColor.RGB = RGB _ (Red:=180, Green:=180, Blue:=180) Else celTable.Fill.ForeColor.RGB = RGB _ (Red:=255, Green:=255, Blue:=255) End If Next celTable Next rowTable End Sub
Use the Add method to add a row to a table. This example adds a row to the specified table on the second page of the active publication, and then adjusts the width, merges the cells, and sets the fill color. This example assumes the first shape is a table and not another type of shape.
Sub NewRow() Dim rowNew As Row Set rowNew = ActiveDocument.Pages(2).Shapes(1).Table.Rows _ .Add(BeforeRow:=3) With rowNew .Height = 2 .Cells.Merge .Cells(1).Fill.ForeColor.RGB = RGB(Red:=0, Green:=0, Blue:=0) End With End Sub
Use the Delete method to delete a row from a table. This example deletes the row added in the above example.
Sub DeleteRow() ActiveDocument.Pages(2).Shapes(1).Table.Rows(3).Delete End Sub