NameFarEast Property

Returns or sets an East Asian font name. Read/write String.


expression Required. An expression that returns a Font object.


In the U.S. English version of Microsoft Word, the default value of this property is Times New Roman. This is the recommended way to return or set the font for Asian text in a document created in an Asian version of Word.

For more information on using Word with Asian languages, see Word features for Asian languages .


This example displays the East Asian font name that's applied to the selection.

MsgBox Selection.Font.NameFarEast

Applies to | Font Object

See Also | ApplyFarEastFontsToAscii Property | ConvertHighAnsiToFarEast Property | InterpretHighAnsi Property | NameAscii Property | NameBi Property | NameOther Property