BuildList Class

Build List.When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is p:bldLst.

Namespace:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Presentation
Assembly:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml (in DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll)

public class BuildList : OpenXmlCompositeElement

The following table lists the possible child types:

  • BuildParagraph <p:bldP>

  • BuildDiagram <p:bldDgm>

  • BuildOleChart <p:bldOleChart>

  • BuildGraphics <p:bldGraphic>

[ISO/IEC 29500-1 1st Edition]

19.5.14 bldLst (Build List)

This element specifies the list of graphic elements to build. This refers to how the different sub-shapes or sub-components of a object are displayed. The different objects that can have build properties are text, diagrams, and charts.

[Example: Consider animating a pie chart but based on category as shown below:


The <bldList> element should be used as follows:

  <p:bldGraphic spid="1" grpId="0">
      <a:bldChart bld="category"/>

end example]

Parent Elements

timing (§

Child Elements


bldDgm (Build Diagram)


bldGraphic (Build Graphics)


bldOleChart (Build Embedded Chart)


bldP (Build Paragraph)


[Note: The W3C XML Schema definition of this element’s content model (CT_BuildList) is located in §A.3. end note]

© ISO/IEC29500: 2008.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.