Export (0) Print
Expand All

Language-Specific Properties and Methods (PowerPoint)

Last modified: February 08, 2012

Applies to: Office 2013 | PowerPoint 2013 | PowerPoint Automation Services | VBA

The Microsoft Office PowerPoint Visual Basic object model has language-specific keywords for use with Asian and right-to-left languages. The availability of these language-specific keywords depends on the language support you have selected or installed.

Properties and methods that are available only in Asian or right-to-left languages are listed in the following table.

Property or Method

Object

AutoRotateNumbers property

Font

FarEastLineBreakLanguage property

Presentation

FarEastLineBreakLevel property

Presentation

FarEastLineBreakControl property

ParagraphFormat

HangingPunctuation property

ParagraphFormat

LayoutDirection property

Presentation

LtrRun method

TextRange

NameAscii property

Font

NameFarEast property

Font

NameOther property

Font

NoLineBreakAfter property

Presentation

NoLineBreakBefore property

Presentation

RtlRun method

TextRange

TableDirection property

Table

TextDirection property

ParagraphFormat

Properties and methods that are available in all languages, but that have one or more language-specific arguments, are listed in the following table.

Property or Method

Object

AddLabel method

Shapes

AddTextBox method

Shapes

Orientation property

TextFrame

SaveAs method

Presentation

Note Note

To enable the language-specific features in Microsoft Office PowerPoint, you must be running a 32-bit version of the Microsoft Windows operating system that has support for that particular language—for example, the Arabic version of Microsoft Windows 95 has right-to-left support.

Show:
© 2014 Microsoft