Emboss Property

True if the specified font is formatted as embossed. Returns True, False, or wdUndefined. Can be set to True, False, or wdToggle. Read/write Long.


Setting Emboss to True sets Engrave to False, and vice versa.


This example embosses the second sentence in a new document.

With Documents.Add.Content
    .InsertAfter "This is the first sentence. "
    .InsertAfter "This is the second sentence. "
    .Sentences(2).Font.Emboss = True
End With

This example embosses the selected text.

If Selection.Type = wdSelectionNormal Then
    Selection.Font.Emboss = True
    MsgBox "You need to select some text."
End If

Applies to | Font Object

See Also | Engrave Property | Font Property | FormattedText Property