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XMLNamespace.Creator Property 

Returns a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which the specified object was created.

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

Dim xMLNamespace1 As XMLNamespace

Dim returnValue As Integer
returnValue = xMLNamespace1.Creator

int Creator {get;}
public int get_Creator();
function get Creator() : int;

If the object was created in Microsoft Word, this property returns the hexadecimal number 4D535744, which represents the string "MSWD." This value can also be represented by the constant wdCreatorCode.

The Creator property was primarily designed to be used on the Macintosh, where each application has a four-character creator code. For example, Microsoft Word has the creator code MSWD. For additional information about this property, consult the language reference Help included with Microsoft Office Macintosh Edition.

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