Macro for checking specific words in word translation document
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Lenart  Identity Verified
Luxemburgo
Local time: 05:19
Feb 13, 2019

I have a few pages long list of specific words that I want to highlight in every word document and I would like to create a macro that would do this for me.

The aim is that before start translating I would run this macro to check how many of specific words from the list are in the document.

Could somebody please explain me how this is done?


 

Samuel Murray  Identity Verified
Países Bajos
Local time: 05:19
Miembro 2006
inglés al afrikaans
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@Lenart Feb 13, 2019

Lenart wrote:
I have a few pages long list of specific words that I want to highlight in every word document and I would like to create a macro that would do this for me.


This macro works for me:
https://wordribbon.tips.net/T001173_Highlight_Words_from_a_Word_List.html

Replace this:
.Replacement.Font.Bold = True
with this:
.Replacement.Highlight = True

Words in checklist.doc are space separated. Unfortunately it also finds "words" inside words, but hopefully that is not a big problem. Google for how to add a macro to MS Word.


 


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