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create new document using a .DOT file

Oct 18, 2010 at 9:40 PM


I am new here and I am looking at using DocX to create and edit a word document from a word template file that I have created.  Using word I would do the following:

Word.Document oWordDoc = new Word.Document();

oTemplatePath = "C:\";
oWordDoc = WordApp.Documents.Add(ref oTemplatePath, ref oMissing, ref oMissing, ref oMissing);

Using DocX.Create() I do not have an option to specify a template. 

Thanks for your help.


Oct 19, 2010 at 9:48 AM

using DocX you can load the template make your changes and then save it as a new document.

using(DocX document = DocX.load("template.docx"))
    // Add to document here


Is this the kind of functionality you are looking for?