PointsToPixels Method
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Application.PointsToPixels Method (Word)

Office 2013 and later
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Converts a measurement from points to pixels. Returns the converted measurement as a Single.

expression .PointsToPixels(Points, fVertical)

expression Required. A variable that represents an Application object.

Parameters

Name

Required/Optional

Data Type

Description

Points

Required

Single

The point value to be converted to pixels.

fVertical

Optional

Variant

True to return the result as vertical pixels; False to return the result as horizontal pixels.

Return Value

Single

This example displays the height and width in pixels of an object measured in points.

MsgBox "180x120 points is equivalent to " _ 
 & PointsToPixels(180, False) & "x" _ 
 & PointsToPixels(120, True) _ 
 & " pixels on this display."
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