VML OnEd Attribute

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Determines whether the extra handles of a shape are hidden. Read/write. VgTriState.

Applies To


Tag Syntax

<v: element o:oned=" expression ">


Hides all shape handles except the top left and bottom right; that is, the same handles that are used for a straight line segment. The default is False.

Microsoft Office Extensions Attribute


All but the top left and bottom right handles of the shape are hidden.

   <v:shape id="rect01" OnEd="True"
   fillcolor="red" strokecolor="red"
   coordorigin="-500 -500" coordsize="1000 1000"
   path="m 5,5 l 5,195, 195,195, 195,5 x e">