Envelope.ReturnAddressFromLeft property (Word)

Returns or sets the distance (in points) between the left edge of the envelope and the return address. Read/write Single.


expression. ReturnAddressFromLeft

expression An expression that returns an 'Envelope' object.


If you use this property before an envelope has been added to the document, an error occurs.


This example creates a new document and adds an envelope with a predefined delivery address and return address. The example then sets the distance between the left edge of the envelope and the return address to 0.75 inch.

addr = "Karin Gallagher" & vbCr & "123 Skye St." _ 
 & vbCr & "Our Town, WA 98004" 
retaddr = "Don Funk" & vbCr & "123 Main" _ 
 & vbCr & "Other Town, WA 98040" 
With Documents.Add.Envelope 
 .Insert Address:=addr, ReturnAddress:=retaddr 
 .ReturnAddressFromLeft = InchesToPoints(0.75) 
End With 
ActiveDocument.ActiveWindow.View.Type = wdPrintView

See also

Envelope Object

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