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Create and update Microsoft Word .docx files.

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Python library forked from python-docx.

The main purpose of the fork was to add implementation for comments and footnotes to the library


Use the package manager pip to install bayoo-docx.

pip install bayoo-docx


import docx

document = docx.Document()

paragraph1 = document.add_paragraph('text') # create new paragraph

comment = paragraph.add_comment('comment',author='Obay Daba',initials= 'od') # add a comment on the entire paragraph

paragraph2 = document.add_paragraph('text') # create another paragraph

run = paragraph2.add_run('texty') add a run to the paragraph

run.add_comment('comment') # add a comment only for the run text

paragraph.add_footnote('footnote text') # add a footnote



#Release History BayooG/bayoo-docx forked from (python-openxmm/python-docx)

0.2.8 (2020-05-02)

  • add comments implementation on a run level

  • fix issue with comments date (comments dates are set to current date)

0.2.4 (2019-9-4)

  • loop over all the document chieldern (Paragraphs, Tables, Sections) with the right order document.elements

  • addons to Paragraph Object (delete, heading_level, merge_paragraph )

  • Add low-level implementation for comments part

  • Add oxml element for <w:comments> element and sub-elements

  • Add add_comment() method for docx.text.Paragraph

  • Add low-level implementation for footnotes part

  • Add oxml element for <w:footnotes> element and sub-elements

  • Add add_footnote() method for docx.text.Paragraph

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