Outline Property

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


expression Required. An expression that returns a Font object.


This example applies outline font formatting to the first three words in the active document.

Set myRange = ActiveDocument.Range(Start:= _
    ActiveDocument.Words(1).Start, _
myRange.Font.Outline = True

This example toggles outline formatting for the selected text.

Selection.Font.Outline = wdToggle

This example removes outline font formatting from the selection if outline formatting is partially applied to the selection.

Set myFont = Selection.Font
If myFont.Outline = wdUndefined Then
    myFont.Outline = False
End If

Applies to | Font Object

See Also | Shadow Property