TextEffectFormat Object Members

Excel Developer Reference

Contains properties and methods that apply to WordArt objects.


  Name Description
Bb225726.methods(en-us,office.12).gif ToggleVerticalText Switches the text flow in the specified WordArt from horizontal to vertical, or vice versa.


  Name Description
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif Alignment Returns or sets an MsoTextEffectAlignment value that represents the alignment for WordArt.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif Application When used without an object qualifier, this property returns an Application object that represents the Microsoft Excel application. When used with an object qualifier, this property returns an Application object that represents the creator of the specified object (you can use this property with an OLE Automation object to return the application of that object). Read-only.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif Creator Returns a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which this object was created. If the object was created in Microsoft Excel, this property returns the string XCEL, which is equivalent to the hexadecimal number 5843454C.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif FontBold True if the font in the specified WordArt is bold. Read/write MsoTriState.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif FontItalic Returns msoTrue if the font in the specified WordArt is italic. Read/write MsoTriState.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif FontName Returns or sets the name of the font in the specified WordArt. Read/write String.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif FontSize Returns or sets the font size for the specified WordArt, in points. Read/write Single.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif KernedPairs True if character pairs in the specified WordArt are kerned. Read/write MsoTriState.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif NormalizedHeight True if all characters (both uppercase and lowercase) in the specified WordArt are the same height. Read/write MsoTriState.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif Parent Returns the parent object for the specified object. Read-only.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif PresetShape Returns or sets the shape of the specified WordArt. Read/write MsoPresetTextEffectShape.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif PresetTextEffect Returns or sets the style of the specified WordArt. Read/write MsoPresetTextEffect.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif RotatedChars True if characters in the specified WordArt are rotated 90 degrees relative to the WordArt's bounding shape. False if characters in the specified WordArt retain their original orientation relative to the bounding shape. Read/write MsoTriState.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif Text Returns or sets the text for the specified object. Read/write String.
Bb225726.properties(en-us,office.12).gif Tracking Returns or sets the ratio of the horizontal space allotted to each character in the specified WordArt to the width of the character. Can be a value from 0 (zero) through 5. (Large values for this property specify ample space between characters; values less than 1 can produce character overlap.) Read/write Single.