Adds a new footnote to the document at the current text input position. A footnote consists of a reference mark in the document and the footnote itself appearing at the bottom of the page.

Add(Footnote, Bool)

public bool Add(Footnote footnote, bool edit);
Public Function Add(ByVal footnote As Footnote) As Boolean


Parameter Description
footnote Specifies the footnote to add.
edit If this parameter is true, the text input position is set in the footnote section at the bottom of the page, so that the footnote's text can be edited.

Return Value

The return value is true if the new footnote has successfully been inserted. Otherwise, it is false. Footnotes cannot be inserted in headers, footers and textframes.