CoAuthor CoAuthor CoAuthor Interface


Represents a single co-author in the document. The CoAuthor object is a member of the CoAuthors collection. The CoAuthors collection contains all the co-authors in the document (authors that are actively editing the document).

public interface class CoAuthor
public interface CoAuthor
Public Interface CoAuthor


Use CoAuthors(Index), where Index is the index number to return a single CoAuthor object.

Caution: When a new co-author begins to edit the document, it can take up to one minute or longer for the co-author to appear in the document.


Application Application Application

Gets an Application object that represents the Microsoft Word application.

Creator Creator Creator

Gets a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which the specified object was created.

EmailAddress EmailAddress EmailAddress

Gets a string that specifies the e-mail address of the specified co-author.


Gets the unique identifier for the specified author.

IsMe IsMe IsMe

Gets whether this author represents the current user.

Locks Locks Locks

Gets a CoAuthLocks collection that represents the locks in the document that are associated with the specified co-author.

Name Name Name

Gets the display name of the specified co-author.

Parent Parent Parent

Gets an Object that represents the parent object of the specified CoAuthor object.

Applies to