This documentation is archived and is not being maintained.

_Document.FormsDesign Property 

Returns True if the specified document is in form design mode.

Namespace: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word
Assembly: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word (in microsoft.office.interop.word.dll)

'Usage
Dim _Document1 As _Document

Dim returnValue As Boolean
returnValue = _Document1.FormsDesign

bool FormsDesign {get;}
public boolean get_FormsDesign();
function get FormsDesign() : Boolean;

When Word is in form design mode, the Control Toolbox toolbar is displayed. You can use this toolbar to insert ActiveX controls such as command buttons, scroll bars, and option buttons. In form design mode, event procedures don't run, and when you click an embedded control, the control's sizing handles appear.


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

Show: