SpBefore Cell (Paragraph Section)

Office 2013 and later

Last modified: March 09, 2015

Applies to: Office 2013 | Visio 2013

Determines the amount of space inserted before each paragraph in the shape's text block, in addition to any space from the SpLine cell if it is the first paragraph in a text block, the TopMargin cell.

This value is independent of the scale of the drawing. If the drawing is scaled, the Space Before setting remains the same.

To get a reference to the SpBefore cell by name from another formula, or from a program using the CellsU property, use:

Cell name:

where i = <1>, 2, 3...

To get a reference to the SpBefore cell by index from a program, use the CellsSRC property with the following arguments:

Section index:


Row index:

visRowParagraph + i
where i = 0, 1, 2...

Cell index: