Selection.Cut Method (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Removes the specified object from the document and moves it to the Clipboard.

expression .Cut

expression Required. A variable that represents a Selection object.

The contents of the selection are moved to the Clipboard but a collapsed selection remains in the document.

This example deletes the contents of the selection and pastes them into a new document.

If Selection.Type = wdSelectionNormal Then 
 Selection.Cut 
 Documents.Add.Content.Paste 
End If
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