Document.Type Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns the document type (template or document). Read-only WdDocumentType.

expression .Type

expression Required. A variable that represents a Document object.

If the active window contains a document, this example redefines the Heading 1 style as centered.

If ActiveDocument.ActiveWindow.Type = wdWindowDocument Then 
 ActiveDocument.Styles("Heading 1") _ 
 .ParagraphFormat.Alignment = wdAlignParagraphCenter 
End If