VML Font-Weight Attribute
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Defines the thickness of the letters of the font. Read/write. String.
<v: element style="font-weight: expression ">
The values are the same as the standard HTML style attributes. Values include:
|bolder||Heavier than normal.|
|lighter||Lighter than normal.|
|100||At least as light as the 200 weight.|
|200||At least as bold as the 100 weight and at least as light as the 300 weight.|
|300||At least as bold as the 200 weight and at least as light as the 400 weight.|
|500||At least as bold as the 400 weight and at least as light as the 600 weight.|
|600||At least as bold as the 500 weight and at least as light as the 700 weight.|
|800||At least as bold as the 700 weight and at least as light as the 900 weight.|
|900||At least as bold as the 800 weight.|
VML Standard Attribute
The font weight is bold.
<v:line from="50 100" to="400 100"> <v:fill on="True" color="red"/> <v:path textpathok="True"/> <v:textpath on="True" string="VML Text" style="font:normal normal bold 36pt Arial"/> </v:line>
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