TableBinding.hasHeaders property

Gets whether the table has headers.

Hosts: Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Word
Available in Requirement set TableBindings
Last changed in Selection 1.1
var colCount = bindingObj.hasHeaders;

Return Value

If the specified TableBinding has headers, returns true; otherwise false.


function showBindingHasHeaders() {
    Office.context.document.bindings.getByIdAsync("myBinding", function (asyncResult) {
        write("Binding has headers: " + asyncResult.value.hasHeaders);
// Function that writes to a div with id='message' on the page.
function write(message){
    document.getElementById('message').innerText += message; 

Support details

A capital Y in the following matrix indicates that this property is supported in the corresponding Office host application. An empty cell indicates that the Office host application doesn't support this property.

For more information about Office host application and server requirements, see Requirements for running Office Add-ins.

Supported hosts, by platform

Office for Windows desktop Office Online (in browser) Office for iPad
Access Y
Excel Y Y Y
Word Y Y Y
Available in requirement sets TableBindings
Minimum permission level ReadDocument
Add-in types Content, task pane
Library Office.js
Namespace Office

Support history

Version Changes
1.1 Added support for Excel and Word in Office for iPad.
1.1 Added support for this event in add-ins for Access.
1.0 Introduced