Field.InlineShape Property (Word)

Returns an InlineShape object that represents the picture, OLE object, or ActiveX control that is the result of an INCLUDEPICTURE or EMBED field.


expression. InlineShape

expression An expression that returns a 'Field' object.


An InlineShape object is treated like a character and is positioned as a character within a line of text.


This example returns the width of the inline shape associated with the first field in the active document. For this example to work, the field must be an INCLUDEPICTURE field.

If ActiveDocument.Fields(1).Type = wdFieldIncludePicture Then 
 MsgBox ActiveDocument.Fields(1).InlineShape.Width 
End If

See also

Field Object