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I am struggling to insert a row in a table in a Word document.

$oDoc = _Word_DocAttach($oWord,"test.docx","FileName")
$vRange = $oDoc.Tables(1).Rows(1).Select ; <-- ok - does select
$vRange.Selection.InsertRowsBelow ; fails

The documentation I have is (VBA) :-

ActiveDocument.Tables(1).Rows(2).Select 
Selection.InsertRowsBelow

I do not know why the autoscript is failing on this line

$vRange.Selection.InsertRowsBelow

I cannot specify

Selection.InsertRowsBelow

as the statement does not compile.

Help appreciated.

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water

It works this way:

#include <Word.au3>

$oWord = _Word_Create()
$oDoc = _Word_DocOpen($oWord, "C:\temp\test.docx")
$oRow = $oDoc.Tables(1).Rows(1).Select
$oWord.Selection.InsertRowsBelow(1)

 

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