ListDataFormat Members (Excel)

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The ListDataFormat object holds all the data type properties of the ListColumn object. These properties are read-only.

Name

Description

AllowFillIn

Returns a Boolean value indicating whether users can provide their own data for cells in a column (rather than being restricted to a list of values) for those columns that supply a list of values. Returns False for lists that are not linked to a SharePoint site. Also returns False if the column is not a specified as choice or multi-choice. Read-only Boolean.

Application

When used without an object qualifier, this property returns an Application object that represents the Microsoft Excel application. When used with an object qualifier, this property returns an Application object that represents the creator of the specified object (you can use this property with an OLE Automation object to return the application of that object). Read-only.

Choices

Returns an Array of String values that contains the choices offered to the user by the ListLookUp, ChoiceMulti, and Choice data types of the DefaultValue property. Read-only Variant.

Creator

Returns a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which this object was created. Read-only Long.

DecimalPlaces

Returns a Long value that represents the number of decimal places to show for the numbers in the ListColumn object. Read-only Long.

DefaultValue

Returns Variant representing the default data type value for a new row in a column. The Nothing object is returned when the schema does not specify a default value. Read-only Variant.

IsPercent

Returns a Boolean value. Returns True only if the number data for the ListColumn object will be shown in percentage formatting. Read-only Boolean. Read-only.

lcid

Returns a Long value that represents the LCID for the ListColumn object that is specified in the schema definition. Read-only Long.

MaxCharacters

Returns a Long containing the maximum number of characters allowed in the ListColumn object if the Type property is set to xlListDataTypeText or xlListDataTypeMultiLineText. Read-only Long.

MaxNumber

Returns a Variant containing the maximum value allowed in this field in the list column. Read-only Variant.

MinNumber

Returns a Variant containing the minimum value allowed in this field in the list column. This can be a negative floating point number. Read-only Variant.

Parent

Returns the parent object for the specified object. Read-only.

ReadOnly

Returns True if the object has been opened as read-only. Read-only Boolean.

Required

Returns a Boolean value indicating whether the schema definition of a column requires data before the row is committed. Read-only Boolean.

Type

Returns an XlListDataType value that represents the data type of the list column.

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