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WdInformation Enumeration

Office 2007
Specifies the type of information returned about a specified selection or range.
NameValueDescription
wdActiveEndAdjustedPageNumber1Returns the number of the page that contains the active end of the specified selection or range. If you set a starting page number or make other manual adjustments, returns the adjusted page number (unlike
wdActiveEndPageNumber
).
wdActiveEndPageNumber3Returns the number of the page that contains the active end of the specified selection or range, counting from the beginning of the document. Any manual adjustments to page numbering are disregarded (unlike
wdActiveEndAdjustedPageNumber
).
wdActiveEndSectionNumber2Returns the number of the section that contains the active end of the specified selection or range.
wdAtEndOfRowMarker31Returns True if the specified selection or range is at the end-of-row mark in a table.
wdCapsLock21Returns True if Caps Lock is in effect.
wdEndOfRangeColumnNumber17Returns the table column number that contains the end of the specified selection or range.
wdEndOfRangeRowNumber14Returns the table row number that contains the end of the specified selection or range.
wdFirstCharacterColumnNumber9Returns the character position of the first character in the specified selection or range. If the selection or range is collapsed, the character number immediately to the right of the range or selection is returned (this is the same as the character column number displayed in the status bar after "Col").
wdFirstCharacterLineNumber10Returns the character position of the first character in the specified selection or range. If the selection or range is collapsed, the character number immediately to the right of the range or selection is returned (this is the same as the character line number displayed in the status bar after "Ln").
wdFrameIsSelected11Returns True if the selection or range is an entire frame or text box.
wdHeaderFooterType33Returns a value that indicates the type of header or footer that contains the specified selection or range. See the table in the remarks section for additional information.
wdHorizontalPositionRelativeToPage5Returns the horizontal position of the specified selection or range; this is the distance from the left edge of the selection or range to the left edge of the page measured in points (1 point = 20 twips, 72 points = 1 inch). If the selection or range isn't within the screen area, returns – 1.
wdHorizontalPositionRelativeToTextBoundary7Returns the horizontal position of the specified selection or range relative to the left edge of the nearest text boundary enclosing it, in points (1 point = 20 twips, 72 points = 1 inch). If the selection or range isn't within the screen area, returns - 1.
wdInClipboard38For information about this constant, consult the language reference Help included with Microsoft Office Macintosh Edition.
wdInCommentPane26Returns True if the specified selection or range is in a comment pane.
wdInEndnote36Returns True if the specified selection or range is in an endnote area in print layout view or in the endnote pane in normal view.
wdInFootnote35Returns True if the specified selection or range is in a footnote area in print layout view or in the footnote pane in normal view.
wdInFootnoteEndnotePane25Returns True if the specified selection or range is in the footnote or endnote pane in normal view or in a footnote or endnote area in print layout view. For more information, see the descriptions of
wdInFootnote
and
wdInEndnote
in the preceding paragraphs.
wdInHeaderFooter28Returns True if the selection or range is in the header or footer pane or in a header or footer in print layout view.
wdInMasterDocument34Returns True if the selection or range is in a master document (that is, a document that contains at least one subdocument).
wdInWordMail37Returns True if the selection or range is in the header or footer pane or in a header or footer in print layout view.
wdMaximumNumberOfColumns18Returns the greatest number of table columns within any row in the selection or range.
wdMaximumNumberOfRows15Returns the greatest number of table rows within the table in the specified selection or range.
wdNumberOfPagesInDocument4Returns the number of pages in the document associated with the selection or range.
wdNumLock22Returns True if Num Lock is in effect.
wdOverType23Returns True if Overtype mode is in effect. The Overtype property can be used to change the state of the Overtype mode.
wdReferenceOfType32Returns a value that indicates where the selection is in relation to a footnote, endnote, or comment reference, as shown in the table in the remarks section.
wdRevisionMarking24Returns True if change tracking is in effect.
wdSelectionMode20Returns a value that indicates the current selection mode, as shown in the following table.
wdStartOfRangeColumnNumber16Returns the table column number that contains the beginning of the selection or range.
wdStartOfRangeRowNumber13Returns the table row number that contains the beginning of the selection or range.
wdVerticalPositionRelativeToPage6Returns the vertical position of the selection or range; this is the distance from the top edge of the selection to the top edge of the page measured in points (1 point = 20 twips, 72 points = 1 inch). If the selection isn't visible in the document window, returns – 1.
wdVerticalPositionRelativeToTextBoundary8Returns the vertical position of the selection or range relative to the top edge of the nearest text boundary enclosing it, in points (1 point = 20 twips, 72 points = 1 inch). This is useful for determining the position of the insertion point within a frame or table cell. If the selection isn't visible, returns – 1.
wdWithInTable12Returns True if the selection is in a table.
wdZoomPercentage19Returns the current percentage of magnification as set by the
Percentage
property.

Remarks

Possible values for wdHeaderFooterType are shown in the following table.

ValueType of header or footer
- 1None (the selection or range isn't in a header or footer)
0 (zero)Even page header
1Odd page header (or the only header, if there aren't odd and even headers)
2Even page footer
3Odd page footer (or the only footer, if there aren't odd and even footers)
4First page header
5First page footer

Possible values for wdReferenceOfType are shown in the following table.

ValueDescription
– 1The selection or range includes but isn't limited to a footnote, endnote, or comment reference.
0 (zero)The selection or range isn't before a footnote, endnote, or comment reference.
1The selection or range is before a footnote reference.
2The selection or range is before an endnote reference.
3The selection or range is before a comment reference.

Possible values for wdSelectionMode are shown in the following table.

ValueSelection mode
0 (zero)Normal selection
1Extended selection ("EXT" appears on the status bar)
2Column selection. ("COL" appears on the status bar)


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