OutlineLevel Property

ParagraphFormat.OutlineLevel Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns or sets the outline level for the specified paragraphs. Read/write WdOutlineLevel.

expression .OutlineLevel

expression Required. A variable that represents a ParagraphFormat object.

If a paragraph has a heading style applied to it (Heading 1 through Heading 9), the outline level is the same as the heading style and cannot be changed. Outline levels are visible only in outline view or the document map pane.

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