Range.Text Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Returns or sets the text in the specified range or selection. Read/write String. Read/write String.

expression .Text

expression A variable that represents a Range object.

The Text property returns the plain, unformatted text of the range. When you set this property, the existing text in the range is replaced.

This example replaces the first word in the active document with "Dear."

Set myRange = ActiveDocument.Words(1) 
myRange.Text = "Dear "

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