ControlExtensions.AddButton Method

Definition

Overloads

AddButton(ControlCollection, Range, Single, Single, String)

Adds a new Button control to the document in the specified size and location.

AddButton(ControlCollection, Single, Single, Single, Single, String)

Adds a new Button control to the document in the specified size and location.

AddButton(ControlCollection, Range, Single, Single, String)

Adds a new Button control to the document in the specified size and location.

public static Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.Controls.Button AddButton (this Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.ControlCollection controls, Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.Range range, float width, float height, string name);

Parameters

controls
ControlCollection

The collection to add the control to. Do not supply this parameter yourself. When you call this method on the collection returned by the Controls property (in an application-level project) or the Controls property (in a document-level project), this parameter is supplied automatically.

range
Range

The location of the control.

width
Single

The width of the control in points.

height
Single

The height of the control in points.

name
String

The name that can be used to index the control in the ControlCollection instance.

Returns

The control that was added to the document.

Exceptions

The name or range argument is null, or the name argument has zero length.

A control with the same name is already in the ControlCollection instance.

The range that was specified is not valid.

Examples

The following code example adds a Button control to the first paragraph in the document, and then adds text to the button. To use this example, run it from the ThisDocument class in a document-level project.

private void WordRangeAddButton()
{
    this.Paragraphs[1].Range.InsertParagraphBefore();
    Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.Controls.Button button1 =
        this.Controls.AddButton(this.Paragraphs[1].Range,
        56.25F, 17.25F, "button1");
    button1.Text = "OK";
}
Private Sub WordRangeAddButton()
    Me.Paragraphs(1).Range.InsertParagraphBefore()
    Dim Button1 As Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.Controls.Button _
        = Me.Controls.AddButton(Me.Paragraphs(1).Range, 56.25F, _
        17.25F, "Button1")
    Button1.Text = "OK"
End Sub 

Remarks

This method enables you to add Button objects to the end of the ControlCollection.

To remove a Button that was added programmatically, use the Remove method.

AddButton(ControlCollection, Single, Single, Single, Single, String)

Adds a new Button control to the document in the specified size and location.

public static Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.Controls.Button AddButton (this Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.ControlCollection controls, float left, float top, float width, float height, string name);

Parameters

controls
ControlCollection

The collection to add the control to. Do not supply this parameter yourself. When you call this method on the collection returned by the Controls property (in an application-level project) or the Controls property (in a document-level project), this parameter is supplied automatically.

left
Single

The distance in points between the left edge of the control and the left edge of the document.

top
Single

The distance in points between the top edge of the control and the top edge of the document.

width
Single

The width of the control in points.

height
Single

The height of the control in points.

name
String

The name that can be used to index the control in the ControlCollection instance.

Returns

The control that was added to the document.

Exceptions

The name argument is null or has zero length.

A control with the same name is already in the ControlCollection instance.

Examples

The following code example adds a Button control to the start of the document, and then adds text to the button. To use this example, run it from the ThisDocument class in a document-level project.

private void WordAddButton()
{
    this.Paragraphs[1].Range.InsertParagraphBefore();
    Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.Controls.Button button1 =
        this.Controls.AddButton(0, 0, 56.25F, 17.25F,
        "button1");
    button1.Text = "OK";
}
Private Sub WordAddButton()
    Me.Paragraphs(1).Range.InsertParagraphBefore()
    Dim button1 As Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.Controls.Button _
        = Me.Controls.AddButton(0, 0, 56.25F, 17.25F, "Button1")
    button1.Text = "OK"
End Sub 

Remarks

This method enables you to add Button objects to the end of the ControlCollection.

To remove a Button that was added programmatically, use the Remove method.

Applies to