Application.PointsToPixels Method (Word)

Converts a measurement from points to pixels. Returns the converted measurement as a Single .

Syntax

expression. PointsToPixels( _Points_ , _fVertical_ )

expression Required. A variable that represents an 'Application' object.

Parameters

Name Required/Optional Data Type Description
Points Required Single The point value to be converted to pixels.
fVertical Optional Variant True to return the result as vertical pixels; False to return the result as horizontal pixels.

Return Value

Single

Example

This example displays the height and width in pixels of an object measured in points.

MsgBox "180x120 points is equivalent to " _ 
 &; PointsToPixels(180, False) &; "x" _ 
 &; PointsToPixels(120, True) _ 
 &; " pixels on this display."

See also

Application Object