ListObject.Parent Property

Gets the parent object of the ListObject control.

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

Object Parent { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Object
The parent object of the ListObject control.

The following code example creates a ListObject and then displays the name of its parent object in a message.

This example is for a document-level customization.

private void ListObject_Parent()
{
    Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.ListObject list1 =
        this.Controls.AddListObject(
        this.Range["A1", "C4"], "list1");

    Excel.Worksheet list1Parent = (Excel.Worksheet)list1.Parent;
    MessageBox.Show("The parent of list1 is " +
        list1Parent.Name.ToString());
}

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