SmartTagBase Interface

Defines shared functionality for smart tags in Office solutions for Word and Excel.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Office.Tools
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Common (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Common.dll)

Syntax

'Declaration
<GuidAttribute("1307c5bf-7322-4300-91a9-48393a86ea81")> _
Public Interface SmartTagBase
[GuidAttribute("1307c5bf-7322-4300-91a9-48393a86ea81")]
public interface SmartTagBase

The SmartTagBase type exposes the following members.

Properties

  Name Description
Public property Actions Gets or sets an array of actions that are exposed by the smart tag.
Public property Caption Gets the name of the smart tag.
Public property Expressions Gets the collection of regular expressions that the smart tag will recognize.
Public property SmartTagType Gets a namespace that acts as a unique identifier for the smart tag.
Public property Terms Gets the collection of string literals that the smart tag will recognize.

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Methods

  Name Description
Public method Remove Removes a regular expression recognizer from the smart tag.

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Remarks

SmartTagBase is the base interface for Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.SmartTag and Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.SmartTag. To create a smart tag in an Office solution for Word or Excel, use the Globals.Factory.CreateSmartTag method to create a Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.SmartTag or Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.SmartTag object. For more information, see Smart Tags Architecture.

Note

This interface is implemented by the Visual Studio Tools for Office runtime. It is not intended to be implemented in your code. For more information, see Visual Studio Tools for Office Runtime Overview.

Usage

This type is intended to be used only in projects for Excel 2007 and Word 2007. Smart tags are deprecated in Excel 2010 and Word 2010. For more information, see Smart Tags Overview.

This documentation describes the version of this type that is used in Office projects that target the .NET Framework 4. In projects that target the .NET Framework 3.5, this type might have different members and the code examples provided for this type might not work. For documentation about this type in projects that target the .NET Framework 3.5, see the following reference section in the Visual Studio 2008 documentation: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=160658.

See Also

Reference

Microsoft.Office.Tools Namespace

Other Resources

Smart Tags Architecture