ThreeDFormat.PresetLightingDirection property (Word)

Returns or sets the position of the light source relative to the extrusion. Read/write MsoPresetLightingDirection.


expression. PresetLightingDirection

expression Required. A variable that represents a 'ThreeDFormat' object.


The lighting effects you set will not be apparent if the extrusion has a wireframe surface.


This example specifies that the extrusion for shape one on myDocument extend toward the top of the shape and that the lighting for the extrusion come from the left.

Set myDocument = ActiveDocument 
With myDocument.Shapes(1).ThreeD 
 .Visible = True 
 .SetExtrusionDirection msoExtrusionTop 
 .PresetLightingDirection = msoLightingLeft 
End With

See also

ThreeDFormat Object

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