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View.ReadingLayoutAllowEditing Property

Office 2007
Returns a Boolean that represents whether to allow editing of text in Reading Layout mode. Read/write.



expression   An expression that returns a View object.


This property corresponds to the Allow Typing / Don't Allow Typing option on the View Options menu in Reading Layout mode.

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You cannot set this property if you are in a view other than Reading Layout mode.


The following example causes Microsoft Office Word to not allow editing of text in Reading Layout mode.

Visual Basic for Applications
ActiveDocument.ActiveWindow.View.ReadingLayoutAllowEditing = False