Office.BindingType enum

Specifies the type of the binding object that should be returned.


Support details

A capital Y in the following matrix indicates that this enumeration is supported in the corresponding Office host application. An empty cell indicates that the Office host application doesn't support this enumeration.

For more information about Office host application and server requirements, see Requirements for running Office Add-ins.

Supported hosts, by platform

Office for Windows desktop Office Online (in browser) Office for iPad
Access Y
Excel Y Y Y
Word Y Y Y



Tabular data without a header row. Data is returned as an array of arrays, for example in this form: [[row1column1, row1column2],[row2column1, row2column2]]


Tabular data with a header row. Data is returned as a TableData object.


Plain text. Data is returned as a run of characters.