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DocumentBase.Deactivate Event


Occurs when the active document window loses focus.

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

public event WindowEventHandler Deactivate

The Deactivate event does not occur when you unload the document.

The following code example displays a message when the document is deactivated. To use this example, run it from the ThisDocument class in a document-level project.

private void DocumentDeactivate()
    this.Deactivate += new Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.WindowEventHandler(ThisDocument_Deactivate);

void ThisDocument_Deactivate(object sender, Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.WindowEventArgs e)
    MessageBox.Show ("The document has been deactivated");
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