ShapeRange.Flip Method (Publisher)

Flips the specified shape around its horizontal or vertical axis, or flips all the shapes in the specified shape range around their horizontal or vertical axes.


expression. Flip(FlipCmd)

expression A variable that represents a ShapeRange object.


Name Required/Optional Data Type Description
FlipCmd Required MsoFlipCmd Specifies whether the shape is flipped horizontally or vertically.


The FlipCmd parameter can be one of the following MsoFlipCmd constants declared in the Microsoft Office type library.



This example adds a triangle to the first page of the active publication, duplicates the triangle, and then flips the duplicate triangle vertically and makes it red.

With ActiveDocument.Pages(1).Shapes _ 
 .AddShape(Type:=msoShapeRightTriangle, _ 
 Left:=10, Top:=10, Width:=50, Height:=50) _ 
 .Fill.ForeColor.RGB = RGB(255, 0, 0) 
 .Flip msoFlipVertical 
End With