MS Word macro finds previous occurrences of searched term

When you search a Word document without using the new navigation bar, preferring the floating Find dialogue and a keyboard shortcut, it’s not easy to return to a result you’ve just passed by.

Find Previous is a nice macro you can download in import in Word, associate with a keyboard shortcut such as Shift+F3 and use to reverse temporarily the Find direction, returning to results just skipped.

Read this post if you are not familiar with importing MS Word macros using .bas files.


Download Find Previous macro for MS Word