MailMergeFields.AddAsk method

Adds an ASK field to a mail merge main document. Returns a MailMergeField object.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word (in Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.dll)

MailMergeField AddAsk(
	Range Range,
	string Name,
	ref Object Prompt,
	ref Object DefaultAskText,
	ref Object AskOnce
)

Parameters

Range
Type: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.Range

Required Range object. The location for the ASK field.

Name
Type: System.String

Required String. The bookmark name that the response or default text is assigned to. Use a REF field with the bookmark name to display the result in a document.

Prompt
Type: System.Object

Optional Object. The text that's displayed in the dialog box.

DefaultAskText
Type: System.Object

Optional Object. The default response, which appears in the text box when the dialog box is displayed. Corresponds to the \d switch for an ASK field.

AskOnce
Type: System.Object

Optional Object. True to display the dialog box only once instead of each time a new data record is merged. Corresponds to the \o switch for an ASK field.

When updated, an ASK field displays a dialog box that prompts you for text to assign to the specified bookmark.

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