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events

List of events COM object can trigger

Description

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S = events(c) returns information about registered and unregistered events for COM object c.

COM functions are available on Microsoft® Windows® systems only.

Examples

List Workbook Events

Open a Microsoft Excel® application and list all events for a Workbook object.

myApp = actxserver('Excel.Application');
wbs = myApp.Workbooks;
wb = Add(wbs);
events(wb)

Input Arguments

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COM object, specified as a function handle.

Output Arguments

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Information about registered and unregistered events known to the COM object, returned as a structure array. The array contains the function prototype used to call the event handler routine. For each array element, the structure field is the event name and the contents of that field is the function prototype for the handler of that event.

Introduced before R2006a