SoftEdge class

Office 2013 and later

Soft Edge Effect. When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is a:softEdge.

Namespace:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Drawing
Assembly:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml (in DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll)

public class SoftEdge : OpenXmlLeafElement

[ISO/IEC 29500-1 1st Edition]

softEdge (Soft Edge Effect)

This element specifies a soft edge effect. The edges of the shape are blurred, while the fill is not affected.

Parent Elements

cont (§; effectDag (§; effectLst (§



rad (Radius)

Specifies the radius of blur to apply to the edges.

The possible values for this attribute are defined by the ST_PositiveCoordinate simple type (§

[Note: The W3C XML Schema definition of this element’s content model (CT_SoftEdgesEffect) is located in §A.4.1. end note]

© ISO/IEC29500: 2008.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.