TextRange.Paragraphs method (Publisher)

Returns a TextRange object that represents the specified paragraphs.


expression.Paragraphs (Start, Length)

expression A variable that represents a TextRange object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
Start Required Long The first paragraph in the returned range.
Length Optional Long The number of paragraphs to be returned. The default is 1.

Return value



If Length is omitted, the returned range contains one paragraph.

If Length is greater than the number of paragraphs from the specified starting paragraph to the end of the text, the returned range contains all those paragraphs.


This example formats as indents the first line of the selected paragraph.

Sub FormatCurrentParagraph() 
 Selection.TextRange.Paragraphs(Start:=1).ParagraphFormat _ 
 .FirstLineIndent = InchesToPoints(0.5) 
End Sub

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