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Subject:Re: Deleting a range of pages in Word? From:Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Thu, 21 Apr 2011 16:49:28 -0700
You could start by inserting a couple of bookmarks and having the macro
delete everything from point A to point B.
On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 4:48 PM, Janoff, Steve <sjanoff -at- illumina -dot- com> wrote:
> Thanks, Tony. This is interesting.
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> Subject: Re: Deleting a range of pages in Word?
> That's because Word doesn't understand the concept of pages. Word's
> object model refers to ranges, characters, paragraphs and stories.
> You could write a macro to automate your existing delete process.
> Something like "delete from beginning to here", and "delete from here
> to end".
> On 2011-04-21, at 3:07 PM, "Janoff, Steve" <sjanoff -at- illumina -dot- com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > In a 100-page document in Word (either 2007 or 2010, not sure), is there
> a simple way to delete all but 2 pages?
> > Haven't been able to find a way to specify a page range to delete, as you
> would in Acrobat, for example.
> > Thanks. Apologies if this is trivial or has been answered before.
> > Steve
> > PS - The usual way is select everything after and delete, and select
> everything before and delete, but looking for page-range-specification
> delete. Thanks again.
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