Engrave Property

True if the font is formatted as engraved. Returns True, False or wdUndefined (a mixture of True and False). Can be set to True, False, or wdToggle. Read/write Long.


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


This example formats the first letter in the active document as engraved.

Dim rngTemp As Range

Set rngTemp = ActiveDocument.Characters(1)
With rngTemp.Font
    .Size = 20
    .Engrave = True
End With

This example formats the selection as engraved.

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

Applies to | Font Object

See Also | Emboss Property | Font Property | FormattedText Property