ControlCollection.AddCheckedListBox Method (Single, Single, Single, Single, String)

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

Namespace:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.v9.0 (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.v9.0.dll)


Public Function AddCheckedListBox ( _
    left As Single, _
    top As Single, _
    width As Single, _
    height As Single, _
    name As String _
) As CheckedListBox
Dim instance As ControlCollection
Dim left As Single
Dim top As Single
Dim width As Single
Dim height As Single
Dim name As String
Dim returnValue As CheckedListBox

returnValue = instance.AddCheckedListBox(left, _
    top, width, height, name)
public CheckedListBox AddCheckedListBox(
    float left,
    float top,
    float width,
    float height,
    string name


  • left
    Type: System.Single
    The distance in points between the left edge of the control and the left edge of the document.
  • top
    Type: System.Single
    The distance in points between the top edge of the control and the top edge of the document.
  • height
    Type: System.Single
    The height of the control in points.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.Controls.CheckedListBox
The CheckedListBox control that was added to the ControlCollection instance.


Exception Condition

The name argument is nulla null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) or has zero length.


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


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

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


The following code example adds a CheckedListBox control to the start of the document, adds two items to the checked list box, and then selects the First Item check box.

    Private Sub WordAddCheckedListBox()
        Dim CheckedListBox1 As Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word. _
            Controls.CheckedListBox = Me.Controls.AddCheckedListBox( _
            0, 0, 90, 66.75F, "CheckedListBox1")
        CheckedListBox1.Items.Add("First Item")
        CheckedListBox1.Items.Add("Second Item")
        CheckedListBox1.SetItemChecked(0, True)

    End Sub 

private void WordAddCheckedListBox()
        checkedListBox1 = this.Controls.AddCheckedListBox(
        0, 0, 90, 66.75F, "checkedListBox1");
    checkedListBox1.Items.Add("First Item");
    checkedListBox1.Items.Add("Second Item");
    checkedListBox1.SetItemChecked(0, true);

.NET Framework Security

See Also


ControlCollection Class

ControlCollection Members

AddCheckedListBox Overload

Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word Namespace