ParagraphFormat.LineSpacingRule Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns or sets the line spacing for the specified paragraph formatting. Read/write WdLineSpacing.

expression .LineSpacingRule

expression Required. A variable that represents a ParagraphFormat object.

Use wdLineSpaceSingle, wdLineSpace1pt5, or wdLineSpaceDouble to set the line spacing to one of these values. To set the line spacing to an exact number of points or to a multiple number of lines, you must also set the LineSpacing property.

This example double-spaces the lines in the first paragraph of the active document.

ActiveDocument.Paragraphs(1).LineSpacingRule = _ 

This example returns the line spacing rule used for the first paragraph in the selection.

lrule = Selection.Paragraphs(1).LineSpacingRule