ShapeHandles class

Office 2013 and later

Defines the ShapeHandles Class. When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is v:handles.

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

public class ShapeHandles : OpenXmlCompositeElement

[ISO/IEC 29500-1 1st Edition]

handles (Set of Handles)

This element defines a set of user interface elements which can vary a shape's adj values. All dependent formulas and attributes are recalculated. Each handle is defined by a child h element.

Parent Elements

arc (§; background (Part 1, §17.2.1); curve (§; group (§; image (§; line (§; object (Part 1, §; oval (§; pict (§; pict (§9.5.1); polyline (§; rect (§; roundrect (§; shape (§; shapetype (§

Child Elements


h (Shape Handle)


[Note: The W3C XML Schema definition of this element’s content model (CT_Handles) is located in §A.6.1. 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.