Document Constructor (String)
Opens an existing document from a file. Automatically detects the file format.

Namespace: Aspose.Words
Assembly: Aspose.Words (in Aspose.Words.dll) Version: 20.1
public Document(
	string fileName


Type: SystemString
File name of the document to open.
UnsupportedFileFormatExceptionThe document format is not recognized or not supported.
FileCorruptedExceptionThe document appears to be corrupted and cannot be loaded.
ExceptionThere is a problem with the document and it should be reported to Aspose.Words developers.
IOExceptionThere is an input/output exception.
IncorrectPasswordExceptionThe document is encrypted and requires a password to open, but you supplied an incorrect password.
ArgumentExceptionThe name of the file cannot be null or empty string.
Opens a document from a file.
// Open a document. The file is opened read only and only for the duration of the constructor.
Document doc = new Document(MyDir + "Document.doc");
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