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AddLabel Method [Excel 2003 VBA Language Reference]

Office 2003

Creates a label. Returns a Shape object that represents the new label.

expression.AddLabel(Orientation, Left, Top, Width, Height)

expression Required. An expression that returns one of the objects in the Applies To list.

MsoTextOrientation can be one of these MsoTextOrientation constants.
msoTextOrientationDownward
msoTextOrientationHorizontal
msoTextOrientationHorizontalRotatedFarEast
msoTextOrientationMixed
msoTextOrientationUpward
msoTextOrientationVertical
msoTextOrientationVerticalFarEast

Some of these constants may not be available to you, depending on the language support (U.S. English, for example) that you've selected or installed.

Left Required Single. The position (in points) of the upper-left corner of the label relative to the upper-left corner of the document.

Top Required Single. The position (in points) of the upper-left corner of the label relative to the top corner of the document.

Width Required Single. The width of the label, in points.

Height Required Single. The height of the label, in points.

Example

This example adds a vertical label that contains the text "Test Label" to myDocument.

Set myDocument = Worksheets(1)
myDocument.Shapes.AddLabel(msoTextOrientationVertical, _
    100, 100, 60, 150) _
    .TextFrame.Characters.Text = "Test Label"
		


Applies to | Shapes Collection


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