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DocumentBase.CopyStylesFromTemplate Method

Copies styles from the specified template to a document.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.v4.0.Utilities (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Word.v4.0.Utilities.dll)

public void CopyStylesFromTemplate(
	string template
)

Parameters

template
Type: System.String

The template file name.

When styles are copied from a template to a document, like-named styles in the document are redefined to match the style descriptions in the template. Unique styles from the template are copied to the document. Unique styles in the document remain intact.

The following code example uses the CopyStylesFromTemplate method to copy the styles from the specified template to the current document. This example assumes that a template file named Sales96.dot exists on the computer at C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Templates. To use this example, run it from the ThisDocument class in a document-level project.

private void DocumentCopyStylesFromTemplate()
{
    string template =
        "C:\\Program Files\\Microsoft Office\\Templates\\Sales96.dotx";
    this.CopyStylesFromTemplate(template);
}

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