vba check if any document is open

Tornado1981

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Joined
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Hi,
Is there a way to check if any (at least one) word document is open using vba?
Thank u.
 

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shg

MrExcel MVP
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May 7, 2008
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Office Version
  1. 2010
Platform
  1. Windows
Maybe ...

Code:
Sub test()
    MsgBox NumDocsOpenInWord
End Sub

Function NumDocsOpenInWord() As Long
    On Error Resume Next
    NumDocsOpenInWord = GetObject(, "Word.Application").Documents.Count
End Function
 
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