Parent Property

Applies To:

Field object


This object's creator/owner.


LPDISPATCH/Object Field.Parent


Read-only. For the Field object, this property points to the Fields collection.


The following Visual Basic code sets FieldsCopy to FinderDoc.Fields:

Dim FinderDoc As Object      'Document object
Dim CurrentField As Object  'Field object
Dim FieldsCopy As Object     'Field object

'Set field to second field in fields collection
Set CurrentField = FinderDoc.Fields(2)

'Set FieldsCopy to same as FinderDoc.Fields
Set FieldsCopy = CurrentField.Parent

See Also:

Fields Collection

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