Document.TrackRevisions Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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True if changes are tracked in the specified document. Read/write Boolean.

expression .TrackRevisions

expression A variable that represents a Document object.

This example sets the active document so that it tracks changes and makes them visible on the screen.

With ActiveDocument 
 .TrackRevisions = True 
 .ShowRevisions = True 
End With

This example inserts text if change tracking isn't enabled.

If ActiveDocument.TrackRevisions = False Then 
 Selection.InsertBefore "new text" 
End If