CustomXmlNode object (JavaScript API for Office)

apps for Office

Represents an XML node in a tree in a document.

Last modified: June 22, 2015

Note Note

The name "apps for Office" is changing to "Office Add-ins". During the transition, the documentation and the UI of some Office host applications and Visual Studio tools might still use the term "apps for Office". For details, see New name for apps for Office and SharePoint.

Hosts:

Word

Available in Requirement set

CustomXmlParts

Last changed in

1.1

See all support details

CustomXmlNode

Properties

Name

Description

baseName

Gets the base name of the node without the namespace prefix, if one exists.

nodeType

Gets the type of the CustomXMLNode.

namespaceUri

Retrieves the string GUID of the CustomXMLPart.

Methods

Name

Description

getNodesAsync

Asynchronously gets the nodes as an array of CustomXMLNode objects matching the relative XPath expression.

getNodeValueAsync

Asynchronously gets the value of the node.

getXmlAsync

Asynchronously gets the XML of the node.

setNodeValueAsync

Asynchronously sets the value of the node.

setXmlAsync

Asynchronously sets the XML of the node.

A checkmark (√) in the following matrix indicates that this method is supported in the corresponding Office host application. An empty cell indicates that the Office host application doesn't support this method.

For more information about Office host application and server requirements, see Requirements for running apps for Office.

Office for Windows desktop

Office Online
(in browser)

Office for iPad

Word

Available in requirement sets

CustomXmlParts

Minimum permission level

ReadWriteDocument

App types

Task pane

Library

Office.js

Namespace

Office

Version

Changes

1.1

Added support for Word in Office for iPad.

1.0

Introduced

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