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Converting placeholder bookmark to enclosing bookmark

Posted on 2004-04-12
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Hi All,
I want to paste text next to a placeholder bookmark and make the bookmark enclose the text..

I am using the following code ...

objDocTemp.Bookmarks(objBookMark.Name).Range.Copy
bkName = objBookMark.Name
Set bkRange = objDocNew.Bookmarks(objBookMark.Name).Range
bkRange.PasteSpecial
bkRange.Collapse direction:=wdCollapseStart
objDocNew.Bookmarks.Add Name:=bkName, Range:=bkRange

But this code copies the text and inserts the bookmark after it.


Can anybody help me out.........

Thanks
Ramya

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Try this

Application.Selection.GoTo What:=wdGoToBookmark, Name:=objBookMark.Name
bkName = objBookMark.Name
Set bkRange = objDocNew.Bookmarks(objBookMark.Name).Range
pos = bkRange.End - bkRange.Start
bkRange.PasteSpecial
bkRange.Collapse direction:=wdCollapseStart
Application.Selection.MoveRight Unit:=wdCharacter, Count:=pos, Extend:=wdExtend
objDocNew.Bookmarks.Add Name:=bkName, Range:=bkRange

where application is your word.application
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