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Selection.Information Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Returns information about the specified selection. Read-only Variant.

expression .Information(Type)

expression Required. A variable that represents a Selection object.

Parameters

Name

Required/Optional

Data Type

Description

Type

Required

WdInformation

The information type.

This example displays the current page number and the total number of pages in the active document.

MsgBox "The selection is on page " & _ 
 Selection.Information(wdActiveEndPageNumber) & " of page " _ 
 & Selection.Information(wdNumberOfPagesInDocument)

If the selection is in a table, this example selects the table.

If Selection.Information(wdWithInTable) Then _ 
 Selection.Tables(1).Select

This example displays a message that indicates the current section number.

Selection.Collapse Direction:=wdCollapseStart 
MsgBox "The insertion point is in section " & _ 
 Selection.Information(wdActiveEndSectionNumber)
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