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Selection.RtlRun Method (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Sets the reading order and alignment of the specified run to right-to-left.

expression .RtlRun

expression Required. A variable that represents a Selection object.

For the specified run, this method sets the reading order to right-to-left. If a paragraph in the run with a left-to-right reading order is also left-aligned, this method reverses its reading order and sets its paragraph alignment to right-aligned.

Use the ReadingOrder property to change the reading order without affecting paragraph alignment.

This example sets the reading order and alignment of the specified run to right-to-left if the selection isn't styled as "Normal."

If Selection.Style <> "Normal" Then _ 
 Selection.RtlRun
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