Document.Subdocuments Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns a Subdocuments collection that represents all the subdocuments in the specified document. Read-only.

expression .Subdocuments

expression A variable that represents a Document object.

For information about returning a single member of a collection, see Returning an Object from a Collection.

This example displays the number of subdocuments embedded in the active document.

MsgBox ActiveDocument.Subdocuments.Count

This example displays the path and file name of each subdocument in the active document.

For Each subdoc In ActiveDocument.Subdocuments 
 If subdoc.HasFile = True Then 
 MsgBox subdoc.Path & Application.PathSeparator _ 
 & subdoc.Name 
 MsgBox "This subdocument has not been saved." 
 End If 
Next subdoc