Word macro

Word macro

A script that is executed within a Microsoft Word document that adds some automatic function for the user. Macros can be created with the Word macro recorder, which stores repetitive keystrokes, or a small program can be written in Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). The macro is executed when the document is opened. See Word macro virus and VBA.
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Clarity also comes in a Word macro version which can check unlimited content inside Word documents.
Since I prefer to automate that sort of proofreading, I developed an MS Word macro which searches for those words, tallies them, announces to me how many offenses it found, then positions me at the first one so I can begin the correction process.
Melissa is a Word macro virus, so all you have to do with this one is make sure that your macro checker in Word 97 is turned on.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- AVERT (Anti-Virus Emergency Response Team), a division of NAI Labs at Network Associates (Nasdaq: NETA), has placed a "Medium" risk assessment on the new Suppl Word Macro virus after analyzing its code and seeing it posted to over 25 alt.
The good news is that Concept causes no damage (though some less common Word macro viruses do).
I could even automate the process, with a Word macro that inserts the text: "Hit yet another all-time high.
Nasdaq: MSFT) was made aware of a Word macro virus, dubbed "Melissa," that has since affected a number of PC users and companies.
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the outbreak of the Melissa virus a Word Macro virus that is
March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- As a service to computer users and the entire industry, AVERT (the Anti-Virus Emergency Response Team), a division of NAI Labs at Network Associates (Nasdaq: NETA), advises computer users to protect their PCs with the new signature file for Melissa, the Word Macro virus discovered by AVERT March 25.