Selection.ClearParagraphStyle method (Word)

Removes paragraph formatting that has been applied through paragraph styles from the selected text.


expression. ClearParagraphStyle

expression An expression that returns a Selection object.


This method does not remove paragraph formatting that a user has applied manually. To remove manually applied paragraph formatting, use the ClearParagraphDirectFormatting method. To remove all paragraph formatting, both style and manual formatting, use the ClearParagraphAllFormatting method.


To remove character formatting, see the ClearCharacterAllFormatting, ClearCharacterDirectFormatting, or ClearCharacterStyle method.

See also

Selection Object

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