ViewFont Object (Outlook)

Office 2013 and later

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Represents the font used when formatting text in various portions of a view.

The ViewFont object is used by the following objects to represent font formatting information applied to the text in various portions of a view:

The following Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) sample increments the value of the Size property for the ViewFont object returned from the ItemFont property for the current TimelineView object.

Private Sub IncreaseItemFontSize() 
 Dim objTimelineView As TimelineView 
 If Application.ActiveExplorer.CurrentView.ViewType = _ 
 olTimelineView Then 
 ' Obtain a TimelineView object reference for the 
 ' current timeline view. 
 Set objTimelineView = _ 
 ' Increment the Size property of the 
 ' ViewFont object obtained from the 
 ' ItemFont property, but only 
 ' if the font is less than 24 points 
 ' in size. 
 If objTimelineView.ItemFont.Size < 24 Then 
 objTimelineView.ItemFont.Size = _ 
 objTimelineView.ItemFont.Size + 1 
 ' Save the timeline view. 
 End If 
 End If 
End Sub