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How do you extract the value of a checkbox from an MS Word

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How do you extract the value of a checkbox from an MS Word 2003 bookmark using VBA?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: General
Expert:  Greg Maxey replied 6 years ago.

You can use a macro to evaluate all checkboxes or and onExit macro to process single checkboxes. Here are a few examples:


Sub ScratchMaco()
Dim oFF As FormField
For Each oFF In ActiveDocument.FormFields
If oFF.Type = wdFieldFormCheckBox Then
MsgBox oFF.Name & " " & oFF.CheckBox.Value
End If
End Sub

Sub ScratchMacoOnExit()
If Selection.FormFields(1).CheckBox.Value = True Then
MsgBox "Do this"
MsgBox "Do that"
End If
End Sub



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