VML Stroke Element
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Defines a stroke for a shape.
The following attributes modify a stroke.
|AltHRef||Specifies an alternate reference for a stroke.|
|Color||Defines the color of a stroke.|
|Color2||Defines a second color for a stroke.|
|DashStyle||Specifies the dot and dash pattern for a stroke.|
|EndArrow||Defines an arrowhead style for the end of a stroke.|
|EndArrowLength||Defines an arrowhead length for the end of a stroke.|
|EndArrowWidth||Defines an arrowhead width for the end of a stroke.|
|EndCap||Defines the cap style for the end of a stroke.|
|FillType||Defines the type of fill used for the background of a stroke.|
|HRef||Defines the URL to the original image for the stroke.|
|ID||Defines a unique identifier for the stroke.|
|ImageAlignShape||Determines the alignment of a stroke image.|
|ImageAspect||Defines how the stroke image aspect ratio will be preserved.|
|ImageSize||Defines the size of the image for the stroke.|
|JoinStyle||Defines the join style of a polyline.|
|LineStyle||Defines the line style of a stroke.|
|MiterLimit||Defines the smoothness of a miter joint.|
|On||Determines whether the stroke will be displayed.|
|Opacity||Defines the amount of transparency of a stroke.|
|Src||Defines the source image to load for a stroke fill.|
|StartArrow||Defines the arrowhead for the start of a stroke.|
|StartArrowLength||Defines the arrowhead length for the start of a stroke.|
|StartArrowWidth||Defines the arrowhead width for the start of a stroke.|
|Title||Defines the title of a stroke.|
|Weight||Defines the thickness of a stroke.|
This element must be defined within a Shape element.
The following code shows how the Stroke element can be used to modify a line.
<v:line to="300pt,50pt" from="50pt,50pt"> <v:stroke weight="50pt" color="red" linestyle="ThickThin"/> </v:line>