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Application.BackgroundSavingStatus Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Returns the number of files queued up to be saved in the background. Read-only Long.

expression .BackgroundSavingStatus

expression A variable that represents an Application object.

This example displays in the status bar the number of documents currently being saved.

Options.BackgroundSave = True 
Documents.Add 
ActiveDocument.SaveAs 
 While Application.BackgroundSavingStatus <> 0 
 StatusBar = "Documents remaining to save: " _ 
 & Application.BackgroundSavingStatus 
 DoEvents 
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