_Application.DefaultSaveFormat Property


Returns or sets the default format that will appear in the Save as type box in the Save As dialog box (File menu).

 property System::String ^ DefaultSaveFormat { System::String ^ get(); void set(System::String ^ value); };
public string DefaultSaveFormat { get; set; }
member this.DefaultSaveFormat : string with get, set
Public Property DefaultSaveFormat As String

Property Value



Corresponds to the Save Word files as box on the Save tab in the Options dialog box (Tools menu).

The string used with this property is the file converter class name. The class names for internal Microsoft Word formats are listed in the following table.

Word Document""
Document Template"Dot"
Text Only"Text"
Text Only with Line Breaks"CRText"
MS-DOS Text"8Text"
MS-DOS Text with Line Breaks"8CRText"
Rich Text Format"Rtf"
Unicode Text"Unicode"

Use the ClassName property with a FileConverter object to determine the class name of an external file converter.

Applies to