Document.ManualHyphenation Method (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Initiates manual hyphenation of a document, one line at a time.

expression .ManualHyphenation

expression Required. A variable that represents a Document object.

When you use the ManualHyphenation method, Word prompts he user to accept or decline suggested hyphenations.

This example starts manual hyphenation of the active document.

ActiveDocument.ManualHyphenation

This example sets hyphenation options and then starts manual hyphenation of MyDoc.doc.

With Documents("MyDoc.doc") 
 .HyphenationZone = InchesToPoints(0.25) 
 .HyphenateCaps = False 
 .ManualHyphenation 
End With
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