DocumentBaseStyles Property

Returns a collection of styles defined in the document.

Namespace:  Aspose.Words
Assembly:  Aspose.Words (in Aspose.Words.dll) Version: 20.7.0


public StyleCollection Styles { get; }

Property Value

Type: StyleCollection


For more information see the description of the StyleCollection class.


Shows how to access a document's style collection.
Document doc = new Document();

// A blank document comes with 4 styles by default
Assert.AreEqual(4, doc.Styles.Count);

using (IEnumerator<Style> stylesEnum = doc.Styles.GetEnumerator())
    while (stylesEnum.MoveNext())
        Style curStyle = stylesEnum.Current;
        Console.WriteLine($"Style name:\t\"{curStyle.Name}\", of type \"{curStyle.Type}\"");
        Console.WriteLine($"\tSubsequent style:\t{curStyle.NextParagraphStyleName}");
        Console.WriteLine($"\tIs heading:\t\t\t{curStyle.IsHeading}");
        Console.WriteLine($"\tIs QuickStyle:\t\t{curStyle.IsQuickStyle}");

        Assert.AreEqual(doc, curStyle.Document);
Shows how to create and use a paragraph style with list formatting.
Document doc = new Document();
DocumentBuilder builder = new DocumentBuilder(doc);

// Create a paragraph style and specify some formatting for it
Style style = doc.Styles.Add(StyleType.Paragraph, "MyStyle1");
style.Font.Size = 24;
style.Font.Name = "Verdana";
style.ParagraphFormat.SpaceAfter = 12;

// Create a list and make sure the paragraphs that use this style will use this list
style.ListFormat.List = doc.Lists.Add(ListTemplate.BulletDefault);
style.ListFormat.ListLevelNumber = 0;

// Apply the paragraph style to the current paragraph in the document and add some text
builder.ParagraphFormat.Style = style;
builder.Writeln("Hello World: MyStyle1, bulleted list.");

// Change to a paragraph style that has no list formatting
builder.ParagraphFormat.Style = doc.Styles["Normal"];
builder.Writeln("Hello World: Normal.");

builder.Document.Save(ArtifactsDir + "Styles.ParagraphStyleBulletedList.docx");

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