DocumentBase.ComputeStatistics Method (WdStatistic, Object)


Gets a statistic based on the contents of the document.

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

public int ComputeStatistics(
	WdStatistic statistic,
	ref object includeFootnotesAndEndnotes


Type: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.WdStatistic

A WdStatistic.

Type: System.Object

true to include footnotes and endnotes when computing statistics. The default value is false.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

The number of items of the type specified by the Statistic parameter that are in the document.

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

The following code example uses the ComputeStatistics method to display the number of words in the document, excluding footnotes and endnotes. To use this example, run it from the ThisDocument class in a document-level project.

private void DocumentComputeStatistics()
    object IncludeFootnotesAndEndnotes = false;

    int wordCount = this.ComputeStatistics(
        ref IncludeFootnotesAndEndnotes);
    MessageBox.Show("There are " + wordCount.ToString() +
        " words in this document.");
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