Document.Sections Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Returns a Section collection that represents the sections in the specified document. Read-only.

expression .Sections

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 sets the page orientation for all the sections in the active document.

For Each sec In ActiveDocument.Sections 
 sec.PageSetup.Orientation = wdOrientLandscape 
Next sec

This example creates a new document then adds some text to the document. It then creates a new section in the document and inserts text into the new section.

Set myDoc = Documents.Add 
Selection.InsertAfter "This is section 1." 
Set mysec = myDoc.Sections.Add 
mysec.Range.InsertAfter "This is section 2"
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