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Writes a file to container.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
WordFile 11.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "WordFile.WriteContainer"; WordFile; FileName )   More


Parameter Description Example
WordFile The reference number of the open word file. $wordFile
FileName The file name to use for the container. "test.docx"


Returns container value or error.


Writes a file to container.
Please pass file name as parameter and the extension should be correct, either docx or xml depending on what you loaded.
May break if newer versions of Microsoft Word or Office change the docx file format.


Substitute a text in word file:

# load it
Set Variable [ $Wordfile ; Value: MBS( "WordFile.OpenContainer"; myTable::InputWordFile ) ]
# replace something
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS( "WordFile.Substitute"; $Wordfile; $SearchWord; $ReplaceWord ]
# write it
Set Field [ myTable::OutputWordFile ; Value: MBS( "WordFile.WriteContainer"; $Wordfile; "Test.docx" ) ]
# release memory
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS("WordFile.Release"; $Wordfile) ]

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Created 24th July 2021, last changed 8th September 2021

WordFile.Texts - WordFile.WriteFile