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I have a Microsoft Word template in C#/visualstudio. I added a button and a table with various cells. I want that one cell populates with certain string, another cell to populate with string and so on, not necessarily the cell containing the button. I also would like to validate the content of cells if changed, so I'd like to know if there is some kind of event which I could use on "cell change" or something like that.

How can read or write text to cells in a word document template in C#/Visual Studio?
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Updated 29-May-13 3:39am
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Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 28-May-13 17:22pm
   
Sorry, this is not a question. What's the problem?
—SA
mcabel 29-May-13 9:36am
   
How do I programatically add text to a cell in a word template in visual studio?

   
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CHill60 29-May-13 9:40am
   
Beat me to it! My +5
Maciej Los 29-May-13 9:49am
   
Thank you, Chill ;)
mcabel 29-May-13 14:21pm
   
thanks, this seemed to work, although I can't seem to find how to *read*, only write from a cell. How can you read from a cell?

Edit: I found how to do it; Word.Cell objects are Read/write, so I just assign myText = cell.Range.Text;
Maciej Los 31-May-13 11:32am
   
You're welcome ;)
How about using Open XML SDK? Please see:
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30425[^].

This way, you can support new XML-based Office formats (such as .DOCX, .XLSX), ECMA-376 standard:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Office_XML_formats[^],
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Office_Open_XML[^].

This is another option: http://npoi.codeplex.com/[^].

—SA
   

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