Learning Word Programming

Errata for Learning Word Programming

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The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

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Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update



Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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Page 52

The first line of code reads: "ActiveDocument.Paragraphs(1).Alignment =_ wdAlignParagraphCenter" It should read: "ActiveDocument.Paragraphs(1).Alignment = _ wdAlignParagraphCenter" There should be a space between "=" and "_".

Anonymous   
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Page 57

First full paragraph, line 2 reads: "which is a waste of 12 bytes" Should read: "which is a waste of 14 bytes"

Anonymous   
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Page 72

Table 5-5, third to last line reads: "<=" Should read: "<= or =<"

Anonymous   
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Page 72

Table 5-5, second to last line reads: ">=" Should read: ">= or =>"

Anonymous   
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Page 72

Table 5-5, last line reads: "<>" Should read: "<> or ><"

Anonymous   
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Page 90

The second code fragment in "The Instr function" section reads: 'MsgBox Instr( , "Donna Smith", "Smith")' Should read: 'MsgBox Instr( 1, "Donna Smith", "Smith")'

Anonymous   
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Page 99
Second to last code block, third line, replaced:

Do While para.Characters.Count > 1 With Do While para.Range.Characters.Count

Anonymous    Feb 01, 1999
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Page 99
Last line, replaced

Loop While para.Characters.Count > 1 With Loop While para.Range.Characters.Count > 1

Anonymous    Feb 01, 1999
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Page 180

"The Fields Collection," first paragraph, third line reads: "in the document" Should read: "in the main story document"

Anonymous   
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Page 187

Second to last paragraph, third line reads: "Chapter 8, Control Statements" Should read: 'the "Object Variables" section in Chapter 9"'

Anonymous   
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Page 196
The B-head "Example: Printing Document Headings" should be

an A-head.

Anonymous   
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Page 199
The B-head "Example: Finding Used Styles" should be an

A-head.

Anonymous   
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Page 217

The second set of code reads: "To illustrate, the code: Dim rng As Range Set rng = ActiveDocument.Paragraphs(1) ShowRange rng, 3, True" Should read: "To illustrate, the code: Dim rng As Range Set rng = ActiveDocument.Paragraphs(1).Range DebugShowRange rng, 3, True"

Anonymous   
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Page 224

Fourth paragraph ("In other words-"), line 1 reads: "text and formatting is" Should read: "text and formatting are"

Anonymous   
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Page 296

"Creating a Key Binding", first code fragment reads: "KeyBinding.Add" Should read: "KeyBindings.Add"

Anonymous   
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Page 309

Example 19-1, 19th line ("Set tbl = ActiveDocument-") reads: "NumRows:=1 _" Should read: "NumRows:=1, _"

Anonymous   
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Page 353

Figure B-5 now reads: "CRP CRP stands for cardio-pulmonary resuscitation." Should read: "CPR CPR stands for cardio-pulmonary resuscitation."

Anonymous   
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Page 353

Figure B-6 reads: "ATTENTION! CRP CRP stands for cardio-pulmonary resuscitation." Should read: "ATTENTION! CPR CPR stands for cardio-pulmonary resuscitation."

Anonymous   
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Page 376

Second paragraph, line 2 reads: "with a C are comments" Should read: "with a C in column one are comments"

Anonymous