VML SkewAngle Attribute

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Defines the amount of skew of an extrusion. Read/write. VgAngle.

Applies To


Tag Syntax

<o: element skewangle=" expression ">

Script Syntax

element .skewangle="expression"



Applies to an extrusion only if the extrusion Type attribute value is parallel. Default value is 45 degrees.

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