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Programming Excel with VBA and .NET by Steve Saunders, Jeff Webb

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Appendix B. Version Compatibility

See Chapter 6 for instructions on how to check the Excel version at runtime and recommendations on how to handle version differences. Table B-1 lists the Excel objects by year introduced. The sections that follow the table summarize the changes for each version. In this table, X=available, H=hidden or obsolete, and M=Macintosh only.

Table B-1. Excel objects listed by product version

 

Excel year (version)

   

Object

1995 (7)

1997 (8)

2000 (9)

2002 (10)

2003 (11)

AddIn

X

X

X

X

X

Adjustments

 

X

X

X

X

AllowEditRange

   

X

X

Application

X

X

X

X

X

Arc

X

H

H

H

H

Areas

X

X

X

X

X

AutoCorrect

X

X

X

X

X

AutoFilter

X

X

X

X

X

AutoRecover

   

X

X

Axis

X

X

X

X

X

AxisTitle

X

X

X

X

X

Border

X

X

X

X

X

Button

X

H

H

H

H

CalculatedFields

 

X

X

X

X

CalculatedItems

 

X

X

X

X

CalculatedMember

   

X

X

CalloutFormat

 

X

X

X

X

CellFormat

   

X

X

Characters

X

X

X

X

X

Chart

X

X

X

X

X

ChartArea

X

X

X

X

X

ChartColorFormat

 

X

X

X

X

ChartFillFormat

 

X

X

X

X

ChartGroup

X

X

X

X

X

ChartObject

X

X

X

X

X

ChartTitle

X

X

X

X

X

CheckBox

X

H

H

H

H

ColorFormat

 

X

X

X

X

Comment

 

X

X

X

X

ConnectorFormat

X

X

X

X

X

ControlFormat

 

X

X

X

X

Corners

X

X

X

X

X

CubeField

  

X

X

X

CustomProperty

   

X

X

CustomView

 

X

X

X

X

DataLabel

X

X

X

X

X

DataTable

 

X

X

X

X

DefaultWebOptions

  

X

X

X

Diagram

   

X

X

DiagramNode ...

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