The MergeField class implements the MS Word specific MERGEFIELD field. This field must be used in combination with an ApplicationField that should be modified using this adapter.

Syntax

public sealed class MergeField : MailMergeFieldAdapter
Public NotInheritable Class MergeField
  Inherits MailMergeFieldAdapter

Introduced: 15.0.

Constructors

Constructor Description
MergeField Initializes a new instance of the MergeField class.

Fields

Field Description
TYPE_NAME Represents the name of the respective field type.
(Inherited from MailMergeFieldAdapter)

Methods

Method Description
ShowDialog Opens the specific field options dialog box.
(Inherited from MailMergeFieldAdapter)

Properties

Property Description
ApplicationField Gets the adapted ApplicationField of the field.
(Inherited from MailMergeFieldAdapter)
DateTimeFormat Specifies a string format which is applied to date / time values.
ID Gets the ID of the specific field through its adapter.
(Inherited from MailMergeFieldAdapter)
Length Gets the number of characters in a text field through its adapter.
(Inherited from MailMergeFieldAdapter)
Mapped Specifies whether the field is a mapped field.
Name Gets and sets the name of the field.
NumericFormat Specifies a string format which is applied to numeric values.
PreserveFormatting Specifies whether the field's formatting should be preserved.
(Inherited from MailMergeFieldAdapter)
Start Gets the first character position (one-based) of the field through its adapter.
(Inherited from MailMergeFieldAdapter)
Text Gets and sets the text of the field.
TextAfter Gets and sets the text of the field that is displayed after the field's text.
TextBefore Gets and sets the text of the field that is displayed before the field's text.
TextFormat Gets and sets the text format of the field.
TypeName Gets the field's type name of the specific field through its adapter.
(Inherited from MailMergeFieldAdapter)
VerticalFormatting Specifies whether the field's formatting is vertical.