Selection.LtrPara Method (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Sets the reading order and alignment of the specified paragraphs to left-to-right.

expression .LtrPara

expression Required. A variable that represents a Selection object.

For all selected paragraphs, this method sets the reading order to left-to-right. If a paragraph with a right-to-left reading order is also right-aligned, this method reverses its reading order and sets its paragraph alignment to left-aligned.

Use the ReadingOrder property to change the reading order without affecting paragraph alignment.

This example sets the reading order and alignment of the current selection to left-to-right if the selection is styled as "Normal."

If Selection.Style = "Normal" Then _ 
 Selection.LtrPara
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