This documentation is archived and is not being maintained.

Selection.ClearParagraphDirectFormatting Method

Office 2007
Removes paragraph formatting that has been applied manually (using the buttons on the Ribbon or through the dialog boxes) from the selected text.



expression   An expression that returns a Selection object.


This method does not remove paragraph formatting that has been applied by using a paragraph style. To remove paragraph formatting that the user has applied by using paragraph styles, use the ClearParagraphStyle method. To remove all paragraph formatting, both style and manual formatting, use the ClearParagraphAllFormatting method.

Bb258063.vs_note(en-us,office.12).gif  Note
To remove character formatting, see the ClearCharacterAllFormatting, ClearCharacterDirectFormatting, or ClearCharacterStyle method.