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_Document.Background Property 

Returns a Shape object that represents the background image for the specified document.

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

Dim _Document1 As _Document

Dim returnValue As Shape
returnValue = _Document1.Background

Dim sampleValue As Shape
_Document1.Background = sampleValue

Shape Background {get; set;}
public Shape get_Background();
public void set_Background(Shape);
function get Background() : Shape;
function set Background(Shape);

Backgrounds are visible only in web layout view.

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

Development Platforms

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

Target Platforms