CommentText Class

Comment Text.When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is x:text.

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

public class CommentText : RstType

The following table lists the possible child types:

  • Text <x:t>

  • Run <x:r>

  • PhoneticRun <x:rPh>

  • PhoneticProperties <x:phoneticPr>

[ISO/IEC 29500-1 1st Edition]

18.7.7 text (Comment Text)

This element contains rich text which represents the text of a comment. The maximum length for this text is a spreadsheet application implementation detail. A recommended guideline is 32767 chars.

Parent Elements

comment (§18.7.3)

Child Elements


phoneticPr (Phonetic Properties)


r (Rich Text Run)


rPh (Phonetic Run)


t (Text)


[Note: The W3C XML Schema definition of this element’s content model (CT_Rst) is located in §A.2. 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.

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