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ContentControl.BuildingBlockCategory Property

Office 2007
Returns or sets a String that represents the category for a building block content control. Read/write.

Version Information
 Version Added:  Word 2007



expression   An expression that returns a ContentControl object.


This property applies only to building block content controls and corresponds with the Category option in the Content Control Properties dialog box. You can set this property to any string; however, if you set it to a string for which there is no corresponding category, the value of the Category option is set to "(All Categories)".


The following example creates a new building block content control and specifies the type of building block and the gallery.

Visual Basic for Applications
Dim objBB As ContentControl

Set objBB = Selection.ContentControls.Add(wdContentControlBuildingBlockGallery)

objBB.BuildingBlockType = wdTypeEquations
objBB.BuildingBlockCategory = "General"