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Options Object Members

Office 2007

Represents application and publication options in Microsoft Office Publisher. Many of the properties for the Options object correspond to items in the Options dialog box (Tools menu).

Methods

 NameDescription
Aa438677.methods(en-us,office.12).gif ResetTips Resets tippages so that a user can view them when using features that have been used before.
Aa438677.methods(en-us,office.12).gif ResetWizardSynchronizing Resets the data that Microsoft Office Publisher uses to automatically change similar objects to have the same formatting or content.

Properties

 NameDescription
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif AddHebDoubleQuote True for Publisher to display double quotes for Hebrew alphabet numbering. Default is False. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif AllowBackgroundSave True (default) for Microsoft Office Publisher to save publications in the background, allowing users to perform other actions at the same time. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif Application Used without an object qualifier, this property returns an Application object that represents the current instance of Publisher. Used with an object qualifier, this property returns an Application object that represents the creator of the specified object. When used with an OLE Automation object, it returns the object's application.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif AutoFormatWord True for Microsoft Office Publisher to automatically format the entire word where the insertion point exists, even when no text is selected. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif AutoHyphenate True (default) for Microsoft Office Publisher to automatically hyphenate text in text frames. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif AutoKeyboardSwitching True for Microsoft Office Publisher to automatically switch the keyboard language to the language used for the text at the insertion point. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif AutoSelectWord True for Microsoft Office Publisher to automatically select the entire word when selecting text. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif DefaultPubDirection Returns or sets a PbDirectionType constant that represents the default direction in which text flows when a new publication is created. Read/write.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif DefaultTextFlowDirection Returns or sets a PbDirectionType constant that represents a global Microsoft Office Publisher option, indicating whether text flows from left to right or from right to left in a publication. Read/write.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif DisplayStatusBar True for Microsoft Office Publisher to show the status bar at the bottom of the Publisher window. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif DragAndDropText True to enable dragging and dropping of text. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif HyphenationZone Returns or sets a Variant that represents the maximum amount of space that Microsoft Office Publisher leaves between the end of the last word in a line and the right margin. Read/write.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif MeasurementUnit Returns or sets a PbUnitType constant representing the standard measurement unit for Microsoft Office Publisher. Read/write.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif Parent Returns an object that represents the parent object of the specified object. For example, for a TextFrame object, returns a Shape object representing the parent shape of the text frame. Read-only.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif PathForPictures Returns or sets a String that represents the default path for picture files. Read/write.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif PathForPublications Returns or sets a String that represents the default folder for publications. Read/write.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif SaveAutoRecoverInfo True if Microsoft Office Publisher automatically saves publications for recovery if the application is unexpectedly shut down. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif SaveAutoRecoverInfoInterval Returns or sets a Long that represents the time interval in minutes for automatically saving a publication for recovery if the application is unexpectedly shut down. Read/write.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif SequenceCheck True to check the sequence of independent characters for Asian text. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif ShowBasicColors Returns or sets a Boolean indicating whether Microsoft Office Publisher shows basic colors in the color palette; True to show basic colors in the palette. Read/write.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif ShowScreenTipsOnObjects True for Microsoft Office Publisher to display ScreenTips when the mouse cursor hovers over a text box, shape or other object. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif ShowTipPages True for Microsoft Office Publisher to display tippages in balloons. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif TypeNReplace True for Microsoft Office Publisher to replace unreadable Asian character clusters resulting from invalid keyboard sequences. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif UseCatalogAtStartup True for Microsoft Office Publisher to show the catalog when starting up. Read/write Boolean.
Aa438677.properties(en-us,office.12).gif UseWizardForBlankPublication Gets or sets whether to use a wizard for blank publications. Read/Write.


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