Run a macro in Word 2016 for Mac

To save time on tasks you do often, you can record the steps of those tasks as a macro. Then, when you want to perform one of those recorded tasks, you can activate the macro to perform the steps for you.

To run a macro, press the keyboard shortcut assigned to it, or run the macro from the Macros list.

Note: For instructions on creating a macro, see Create or delete a macro in Word 2016 for Mac.

  1. Click View > Macros > View Macros.

    Click View Macros to view and edit macros associated with the current document.
  2. In the list under Macro name, select the macro that you want to run.

  3. Click Run.

    After selecting a macro under Macro name, click Run to run it.

See Also

Create or delete a macro in Word 2016 for Mac

Make a macro available to all documents in Word 2016 for Mac

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