VML Plane Attribute

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Specifies the plane that is at right angles to the extrusion. Read/write. String.

Applies To


Tag Syntax

<o: element plane=" expression ">

Script Syntax

element .plane="expression"



Values include:

Value Description
xy Extrusion is at right angles to the xy -plane. Default
zx Extrusion is at right angles to the zx -plane.
yz Extrusion is at right angles to the yz -plane.


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