OLEFormat.DoVerb method (Word)

Requests that an OLE object perform one of its available verbs—the actions an OLE object takes to activate its contents.


expression. DoVerb( _VerbIndex_ )

expression Required. A variable that represents an 'OLEFormat' object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
VerbIndex Optional Variant The verb that the OLE object should perform. If this argument is omitted, the default verb is sent. If the OLE object does not support the requested verb, an error will occur. Can be any WdOLEVerb constant.


Each OLE object supports a set of verbs that pertain to that object.


This example sends the default verb to the server for the first floating OLE object on the active document.


See also

OLEFormat Object

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