WorksheetBase.SaveAs Method (String, Object, Object, Object, Object, Object, Object, Object, Object, Object)


Saves changes to the worksheet in a different file.

Namespace:   Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.v4.0.Utilities (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.v4.0.Utilities.dll)

public void SaveAs(
	string filename,
	object fileFormat,
	object password,
	object writeResPassword,
	object readOnlyRecommended,
	object createBackup,
	object addToMru,
	object textCodepage,
	object textVisualLayout,
	object local


Type: System.String

The name of the file to be saved. You can include a full path; if you do not, Microsoft Office Excel saves the file in the current folder.

Type: System.Object

The file format to use when you save the file. For a list of valid choices, see the FileFormat property. For an existing file, the default format is the last file format specified; for a new file, the default is the format of the version of Excel being used.

Type: System.Object

A case-sensitive string (no more than 15 characters) that indicates the protection password to be given to the file.

Type: System.Object

The write-reservation password for this file. If a file is saved with the password and the password is not supplied when the file is opened, the file is opened as read-only.

Type: System.Object

true to display a message when the file is opened, recommending that the file be opened as read-only.

Type: System.Object

true to create a backup file.

Type: System.Object

true to add this workbook to the list of recently used files. The default value is false.

Type: System.Object

Not used in U.S. English Excel.

Type: System.Object

Not used in U.S. English Excel.

Type: System.Object

true saves files against the language of Excel (including control panel settings); false (default) saves files against the language of Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).

For information on optional parameters, see Optional Parameters in Office Solutions.

The following code example uses the SaveAs method to save a new copy of the current worksheet.

This example is for a document-level customization.

private void SaveWorksheetCopy()
    this.SaveAs(this.Name + ".copy.xlsx");
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