Application.GetDefaultTheme Method (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Returns a String that represents the name of the default theme plus the theme formatting options Microsoft Word uses for new documents, e-mail messages, or Web pages.

expression .GetDefaultTheme(DocumentType)

expression Required. A variable that represents an Application object.

Parameters

Name

Required/Optional

Data Type

Description

DocumentType

Required

WdDocumentMedium

The type of new document for which you want to retrieve the default theme name.

You can also use the ThemeName property to return and set the default theme for new e-mail messages.

This example displays the name of the theme Word uses for new Web pages.

MsgBox Application.GetDefaultTheme(wdWebPage)
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