Selection.PreviousBookmarkID Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns the number of the last bookmark that starts before or at the same place as the specified selection or range; returns 0 (zero) if there is no corresponding bookmark. Read-only Long.

expression .PreviousBookmarkID

expression A variable that represents a Selection object.

This example selects the previous bookmark in the active document.

num = Selection.PreviousBookmarkID 
If num <> 0 Then ActiveDocument.Content.Bookmarks(num).Select