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_Application Interface 

Represents the entire Microsoft Excel application.

Namespace: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel
Assembly: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel (in

Public Class applicationImplementation
	Implements _Application
End Class
Dim applicationImplementation1 As New applicationImplementation()

public interface class _Application
public interface _Application
public interface _Application

The Application object contains:

  • Application-wide settings and options (for example, many of the options in the Options dialog box - accessed through the Tools menu).

  • Properties that return top-level objects, such as ActiveCell, ActiveSheet, and so on.

Use the Application property to return the Application object.

Development Platforms

Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003, and Windows 2000

Target Platforms