Range.Value Property

Returns or sets the value of the specified range.

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

Object this[
	Object RangeValueDataType
] { get; set; }


Type: System.Object

Optional Object. The range value data type. Can be one of the following XlRangeValueDataType constants:

  • xlRangeValueDefaultdefault If the specified Range object is empty, returns the value Empty (use the IsEmpty function to test for this case). If the Range object contains more than one cell, returns an array of values (use the IsArray function to test for this case).

  • xlRangeValueMSPersistXML Returns the recordset representation of the specified Range object in an XML format.

  • xlRangeValueXMLSpreadsheet Returns the values, formatting, formulas, and names of the specified Range object in the XML Spreadsheet format.

Property Value

Type: System.Object

When setting a range of cells with the contents of an XML spreadsheet file, only values of the first sheet in the workbook are used. You cannot set or get a noncontiguous range of cells in the XML spreadsheet format.