NamedRange.NumberFormatLocal Property

 

Gets or sets the format code for the NamedRange control in the language of the user.

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

object NumberFormatLocal { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Object

The format code for the NamedRange control in the language of the user.

The Format function uses different format code strings than do the NumberFormat and NumberFormatLocal properties.

The following code example uses the NumberFormat property to format a date string in a NamedRange. The example also uses the NumberFormatLocal property to display the date format in the language of the user.

This example is for a document-level customization.

Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.NamedRange formatRange;
private void ApplyNumberFormatting()
{
    formatRange = this.Controls.AddNamedRange(
         this.Range["C1"], "formatRange");

    this.formatRange.Value2 = "4-Apr-1974";
    this.formatRange.NumberFormat = "m/d/yyyy";

    // Display the number format in the language of the user.
    MessageBox.Show("The number format for the NamedRange is: " +
        this.formatRange.NumberFormatLocal.ToString());
}
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