Office.PlatformType enum

Specifies the OS or other platform on which the Office host application is running.

Remarks

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 OWA for Devices Office for Mac
Access Y
Excel Y Y Y
OneNote Y Y
Outlook Y Y Y Y
PowerPoint Y Y Y
Project Y
Word Y Y Y

Fields

Android

The platform is an Android device.

iOS

The platform an iOS device.

Mac

The platform is Mac.

OfficeOnline

The platform is Office Online.

PC

The platform is PC (Windows).

Universal

The platform is WinRT.