ThreeDFormat.PresetLightingDirection property (Excel)

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



expression A variable that represents a ThreeDFormat object.


You won't see the lighting effects that you set if the extrusion has a wire frame 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 = Worksheets(1) 
With myDocument.Shapes(1).ThreeD 
 .Visible = True 
 .SetExtrusionDirection msoExtrusionTop 
 .PresetLightingDirection = msoLightingLeft 
End With

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