Document.Variables Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns a Variables collection that represents the variables stored in the specified document. Read-only.

expression .Variables

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 adds a document variable named "Value1" to the active document. The example then retrieves the value from the Value1 variable, adds 3 to the value, and displays the results.

ActiveDocument.Variables.Add Name:="Value1", Value:="1" 
MsgBox ActiveDocument.Variables("Value1") + 3

This example displays the name and value of each document variable in the active document.

For Each myVar In ActiveDocument.Variables 
 MsgBox "Name =" & myVar.Name & vbCr & "Value = " & myVar.Value 
Next myVar