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Returns the form control object type.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
XL 13.1 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "XL.FormControl.ObjectType"; bookRef; sheetIndex; FormControlIndex )   More


Parameter Description Example
bookRef The reference to the workbook. Please use XL.LoadBook to load a file. $ref
sheetIndex The index of the sheet. This number ranges from 0 to XL.Book.SheetCount-1. 0
FormControlIndex The index of the from control
Ranges from 0 to XL.Sheet.FormControlCount - 1.


Returns text or error.


Returns the form control object type.

ObjectType valueDescription
UnknownUnknown control
ButtonButton control
CheckBoxCheck-box control
DropDownDrop-down (combo box) control
GroupBoxGroup box control
LabelLabel control
ListBoxList box control
RadioButtonRadio button control
ScrollBarScroll bar control
SpinBoxSpin box control
EditBoxEdit box control
DialogDialog control

See also

Created 3th February 2023, last changed 3th February 2023

XL.FormControl.Name - XL.FormControl.Print

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