DropStyle class

Office 2013 and later

Dropdown Style. When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is xvml:DropStyle.

Namespace:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Vml.Spreadsheet
Assembly:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml (in DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll)

public class DropStyle : OpenXmlLeafTextElement

[ISO/IEC 29500-1 1st Edition]

DropStyle (Dropdown Style)

This element specifies the style of the dropdown. Allowed values are:




Standard combo box


Editable combo box


Standard combo box with only the dropdown button visible when the box is not expanded

This element is used for dropdowns.


<x:ClientData> …  <x:DropStyle>Combo</x:DropStyle>

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The possible values for this element are defined by the W3C XML Schema string datatype.

Parent Elements

ClientData (§

© ISO/IEC29500: 2008.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.