LockContents Property

ContentControl.LockContents Property

Office 2007
Returns or sets a Boolean that represents whether the user can edit the contents of a content control. Read/write.



expression   An expression that returns a ContentControl object.


The default value of this property is False. This property corresponds to the Contents cannot be edited check box in the Content Control Properties dialog box.


The following example inserts a date content control into the active document, and then sets the contents of the content control and specifies that the user cannot edit the contents or delete the control from the document.

Visual Basic for Applications
Dim objCC As ContentControl

Set objCC = ActiveDocument.ContentControls _

objCC.Range.Text = "January 1, 2007"
objCC.LockContents = True
objCC.LockContentControl = True

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