CoAuthors Object (Word)

A collection of all the CoAuthor objects in the document.

Version Added: Word 2010

The CoAuthors collection contains all the co-authors in the document (authors that are actively editing the document).

The following code example gets the number of co-authors in the active document.

Dim i As Integer 
i = ActiveDocument.CoAuthoring.Authors.Count 
MsgBox "The number of co-authors is " & i