Border.LineWidth property (Word)

Returns or sets the line width of an object's border. Read/write.


expression. LineWidth

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


Returns a WdLineWidth constant or wdUndefined if the object either has no borders or has borders with more than one line width. If the specified line width isn't available for the border's line style, this property generates an error. To determine the line widths available for a particular line style, see the Borders and Shading dialog box (Format menu).


This example adds a border below the first row in the first table of the active document.

If ActiveDocument.Tables.Count >= 1 Then 
 With ActiveDocument.Tables(1).Rows(1).Borders(wdBorderBottom) 
 .LineStyle = wdLineStyleSingle 
 .LineWidth = wdLineWidth050pt 
 End With 
End If

This example adds a wavy, red line to the left of the selection.

With Selection.Borders(wdBorderLeft) 
 .LineStyle = wdLineStyleSingleWavy 
 .LineWidth = wdLineWidth075pt 
 .ColorIndex = wdRed 
End With

See also

Border Object

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