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Options.PictureEditor Property 

Returns or sets the name of the application to use to edit pictures.

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

Dim options1 As Options

Dim returnValue As String
returnValue = options1.PictureEditor

Dim sampleValue As String
options1.PictureEditor = sampleValue

string PictureEditor {get; set;}
public System.String get_PictureEditor();
public void set_PictureEditor(System.String);
function get PictureEditor() : String;
function set PictureEditor(String);

You must use the exact wording displayed in the Picture editor box on the Edit tab of the Options dialog box (Tools menu). Otherwise, the default setting "Microsoft Word" is used.

If the name of your graphics application doesn't appear in the list, contact the manufacturer of the graphics application for instructions.

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