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Create Microsoft Word Document by using C#

Posted by  Arun Singh
on    August-25-2011 18:25 PM

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Create Microsoft Word Document by using C#

To create Microsoft word document by using C#.net follow the following steps.

Step 1: First open visual studio and create new window form application project by opening file menu and click new project then select project.

Step 2: After successful completion of creating new project write click on the project name and select Add References... in Solution Explorer which appear in left pane of visual studio.

After Click on Add reference then following window will be appear and select Microsoft Word 12.0 Object Library dll and click ok.

Step 3: After the Successfully added dll in your project write the following code to create MS-Word Document.

Here I am making a window form which perform two task first one is create ms-word document and second one is read document. 

Step 4: Now debug the code and click on the create button after clicking create button the create button click event generate

public partial class Form1 : Form


        // create MS-Word application 

        Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.ApplicationmsWord=new Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.Application();

        // create Word document reference


        // Create misssing value object


        // Create end of document object






        /// <summary>

        ///This Method create first paragraph 

        /// </summary>

        public voidFirstPara()


            // create first paragraph with reference name


            // add paragraph with document


            // create object of heading style

            object styleHeading1="Heading 1";

            //add heading style with paragraph


            // Write text of paragraph

            para1.Range.Text= "Hello Arun, How are You?";

            //set font style of paragraph


            // set space after write format of paragraph


            // selection range of after insert paragraph



        /// <summary>

        ///This Method Create Second Paragraph

        /// </summary>

        public voidSecondPara()


            // create second paragaraph  with paragraph reference name para2



            // add second paragraph with documnet


            // set paragraph heading style

            object styleHeading2="Heading 2";

            // add heading style with paragraph


            // second paragraph text 

            para2.Range.Text= "Hii This is Arun I am fine and you?";

            // set second paragraph font style


            // space or font size style like 24pt, 25pt etc.


            // set selection range of paragraph



        /// <summary>

        ///This Method create table in ms-word document

        /// </summary>

        public voidCreateTable(intRow, intcolumn)



            // create table in word documnet in word application with table reference name tbl1


            // calculate the range of endofdocu


            // add table with document with number of row and column

            tbl1=doc.Content.Tables.Add(wordRange, 3, 3, refobjMiss, refobjMiss);

            // set border visibility true by input 1 and false by input 0


            // set text in each cell of table

            for (intr=1; r<=3; r++)


                for (int c=1; c<=3; c++)


                    tbl1.Cell(r, c).Range.Text="r"+r+"c"+c;





/// <summary>

///This method creates ms-word document and adding some paragraph, table and much more.

/// </summary>


        public voidCreateMsWord()




               // show ms-word application


                // add blank documnet in word application

                doc =msWord.Documents.Add(ref objMiss, refobjMiss, refobjMiss, refobjMiss);

                // create first para


                // create Second para


                // create table

                CreateTable(3, 3);



            catch (Exception ex) { MessageBox.Show(ex.ToString()); }




        /// <summary>

        ///create button click event 

        /// </summary>

        private void btn_Create_Click(objectsender, EventArgse)


            // call the method to create ms word document file



Desired Output:

When you click on Create button then following ms-word document file created.

Easily create Word files in C#

By James Howard on   9 months ago

Here is a sample code:
// Create a new empty document.
DocumentModel document = new DocumentModel();

// Add document content.
    new Section(document,
        new Paragraph(document, "Hello World!")));

// Save the document to a file.
document.Save("Document.docx", SaveOptions.DocxDefault);

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