Options.DeletedTextColor Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns or sets the color of text that is deleted while change tracking is enabled. Read/write WdColorIndex.

expression .DeletedTextColor

expression Required. A variable that represents an Options collection.

If the DeletedTextColor property is set to wdByAuthor, Word automatically assigns a unique color to each of the first eight authors who revise a document.

This example sets the color of deleted text to bright green.

Options.DeletedTextColor = wdBrightGreen

This example returns the current status of the Color option under Deleted Text on the Track Changes tab in the Options dialog box.

Dim lngTemp As Long 
lngTemp = Options.DeletedTextColor