VML Skew Element

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Defines a skew for a shape.

The following attributes modify a skew.

Attribute Description
Ext Defines the way a skew is displayed.
ID Defines a unique identifier for a skew.
Matrix Defines a perspective transform for a skew.
Offset Defines the offset of a skew.
On Determines whether the skew will be displayed.
Origin Determines the origin of a skew.



This element must be defined within a Shape element.

In addition, the Matrix and On attributes must be set to True.

The following is the minimum code needed to produce a skew.

   <o:skew on="t" matrix="1,-0.5,0,0.75,0,0"/>

The Skew element is a Microsoft Office Extension to VML.




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