ShapeRange.AlternativeText property (Word)

Returns or sets the alternative text associated with a shape in a webpage. Read/write String.



expression A variable that represents a ShapeRange object.


The following example sets the alternative text for the selected shape in the active window. The selected shape is a picture of a mallard duck.

ActiveWindow.Selection.ShapeRange _ 
 .AlternativeText = "This is a mallard duck."

See also

ShapeRange Collection Object

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