Inserts a new application field at the current input position.

<void> ApplicationFieldCollection.add(<ApplicationFieldFormat> format, <string> typeName, <string> text, <string[]> parameters, [<RequestApplicationFieldCallback> callback], [<ErrorCallback> errorCallback])


Parameter Description
format Specifies the format of the field. The format depends on the application that supports the field. It can be ApplicationFieldFormat.MSWord or ApplicationFieldFormat.HighEdit.
typeName Specifies the type name of the field. For example the type name of a Microsoft Word MergeField is MERGEFIELD.
text Specifies the visible text of the field.
parameters Specifies an array of strings which are the field's parameters. The order and format of the strings depend on the field's format. For example a Microsoft Word MergeField has the following format: MERGEFIELD FieldName [switches]. In this case the first string of the array is the FieldName and the following strings are possible switches. If a field has no parameters, null can be specified.
callback Optional. Receives the added ApplicationField.
errorCallback Optional. Is called when the operation failed with an error.

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