Re: Page count a list of Word documents

Subject: Re: Page count a list of Word documents
From: "Bruce H. Johnson" <bhjohnson -at- pacbell -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 12 May 2003 14:46:17 -0700

Jim Shaeffer wrote:

One answer to the question as asked:
On my W2K machine, in Windows Explorer, I can right-click a Word document, click Properties, then click the Summary Tab. Page count is about 6 lines down in the list displayed. This may not suit your needs, but, then again, it might inspire something that does.
Jim Shaeffer (jims -at- spsi -dot- com)

I have a folder of a about 1000 documents and need to know the number of
pages in each.

Does anyone know of a way that I can ascertain the page count of each
document, without opening them one by one in Word?

Try a google on "dsofile". It's a freeware dll that enables you to inspect (and set, I think) document properties without opening them. Worked for me via VBA in Access.


Bruce H. Johnson
Burbank, California
bhjohnson -at- pacbell -dot- net
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