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Checks if a tag exists.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
WordFile 5.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "WordFile.HasTag"; WordFile; Placeholder )   More


Parameter Description Example
WordFile The reference number of the open word file. $wordFile
Placeholder The name of the placeholder. "City"


Returns 1 or 0 or error.


Checks if a tag exists.
The place holder in the document must start with « and end with » characters (or custom markers set with WordFile.SetMarkers). The place holder you pass here, should not have those quotes.

If you change font or style of the text within the marker, it will not be recognized. So please keep all text between and including the « and » markers (or whatever is configured) within the same font style.


Checks for a tag city:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("WordFile.HasTag"; $WordFile; "City")]

See also

This function checks for a license.

Created 5th November 2015, last changed 8th August 2021

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