_Application.GetPhonetic method

Returns the Japanese phonetic text of the specified text string. This method is available to you only if you have selected or installed Japanese language support for Microsoft Office.

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

string GetPhonetic(
	Object Text


Type: System.Object

Optional Object. Specifies the text to be converted to phonetic text. If you omit this argument, the next possible phonetic text string (if any) of the previously specified Text is returned. If there are no more possible phonetic text strings, an empty string is returned.

Return value

Type: System.String