KeysBoundTo Object (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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A collection of KeyBinding objects assigned to a command, style, macro, or other item in the current context.

Use the KeysBoundTo property to return the KeysBoundTo collection. The following example displays the key combinations assigned to the FileNew command in the Normal template.

CustomizationContext = NormalTemplate 
For Each myKey In KeysBoundTo(KeyCategory:=wdKeyCategoryCommand, _ 
 Command:="FileNew") 
 myStr = myStr & myKey.KeyString & vbCr 
Next myKey 
MsgBox myStr

The following example displays the name of the document or template where the keys for the macro named "Macro1" are stored.

Set kb = KeysBoundTo(KeyCategory:=wdKeyCategoryMacro, _ 
 Command:="Macro1") 
MsgBox kb.Context.Name
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