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Shape.TextWrap Property

Office 2007
Returns a WrapFormat object that represents the properties for wrapping text around a shape or shape range.



expression   A variable that represents a Shape object.


The following example adds an oval to the active publication and specifies that publication text wrap around the left and right sides of the square that circumscribes the oval. There will be a 0.1-inch margin between the publication text and the top, bottom, left side, and right side of the square.

Visual Basic for Applications
Sub SetTextWrapFormatProperties()
    Dim shpOval As Shape

    Set shpOval = ActiveDocument.Pages(1).Shapes.AddShape(Type:=msoShapeOval, _
         Left:=36, Top:=36, Width:=100, Height:=35)
    With shpOval.TextWrap
        .Type = pbWrapTypeSquare
        .Side = pbWrapSideBoth
        .DistanceAuto = msoFalse
        .DistanceTop = InchesToPoints(0.1)
        .DistanceBottom = InchesToPoints(0.1)
        .DistanceLeft = InchesToPoints(0.1)
        .DistanceRight = InchesToPoints(0.1)
    End With
End Sub

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