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I have a VBA form for word 2016. In this 'Main Document' I can select other word documents to insert at the cursor point into my document. The docs include mapped content controls, and I find that when they are inserted in this fashion the content controls are empty. When I copy and paste the contents of the files, they transfer perfectly (and the mapped content in the Main Document are then updated to include the transferred information).

Is there a solution to this issue, or another way round?

Following is the code used to insert the files.

If Me.lstSelectedFiles.ListCount > 0 Then
    'loop through selected files
    For i = 0 To Me.lstSelectedFiles.ListCount - 1
        Selection.InsertFile FileName:=Me.lblFilePath.Caption & "\" & Me.lstSelectedFiles.List(i), Range:="", _
            ConfirmConversions:=False, Link:=False, Attachment:=False
    Next
    Selection.TypeBackspace 'remove last page break
Else
    MsgBox "You must add at least one file to the selected files list", vbCritical
End If
Unload Me

End Sub

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