PageSetup.RightMargin property (Word)

Returns or sets the distance (in points) between the right edge of the page and the right boundary of the body text. Read/write Single.



expression A variable that represents a PageSetup object.


If the MirrorMargins property is set to True, the RightMargin property controls the setting for outside margins and the LeftMargin property controls the setting for inside margins.


This example displays the right margin setting for the active document. The PointsToInches method is used to convert the result to inches.

With ActiveDocument.PageSetup 
 Msgbox "The right margin is set to " _ 
 & PointsToInches(.RightMargin) & " inches." 
End With

This example sets the right margin for section two in the selection. The InchesToPoints method is used to convert inches to points.

Selection.Sections(2).PageSetup.RightMargin = InchesToPoints(1)

See also

PageSetup Object

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