word document properties access in vba

i would like to know how i can read rapidly the word documents' properties
(like author, subject, comments, title
  etc.) in vba script as windows does.
avi666Asked:
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tureCommented:
avi666,

Use ActiveDocument.BuiltInDocumentProperties, like this:

MsgBox ActiveDocument.BuiltInDocumentProperties("Author")

MsgBox ActiveDocument.BuiltInDocumentProperties("Subject")

MsgBox ActiveDocument.BuiltInDocumentProperties("Comments")

Ture Magnusson
Karlstad, Sweden
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Jayson_von_RyanCommented:
Also, a for next loop from 1 to maxindex
with
ActiveDocument.BuiltInDocumentProperties(i)
in it accesses all options

Don't forget customdocumentproperties(i)
is for custom doc. prop's.
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avi666Author Commented:
i apologize for being missunderstood.
i didn't mention that i would like to read the word document's prop's without
activating the doc (which ofcourse make it slower).
that why i can't use
activedocument.buildindocumentproperties
or add doc's to collection and then
use documents(index).buildin...

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avi666Author Commented:
just what i was looking for
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