ParagraphFormat.SetLineSpacing Method (Publisher)

Formats the line spacing of specified paragraphs.

expression .SetLineSpacing(Rule, Spacing)

expression A variable that represents a ParagraphFormat object.

Parameters

Name

Required/Optional

Data Type

Description

Rule

Required

PbLineSpacingRule

The line spacing to use for the specified paragraphs.

Spacing

Optional

Variant

The spacing (in points) for the specified paragraphs.

The Rule parameter can be one of the PbLineSpacingRule constants declared in the Microsoft Publisher type library and shown in the following table.

Constant

Description

pbLineSpacing1pt5

Sets the spacing for specified paragraphs to one-and-a-half lines.

pbLineSpacingDouble

Double-spaces the specified paragraphs.

pbLineSpacingExactly

Sets the line spacing to exactly the value specified in the Spacing argument, even if a larger font is used within the paragraph.

pbLineSpacingMixed

A return value for the LineSpacing property that indicates that line spacing is a combination of values for the specified paragraphs.

pbLineSpacingMultiple

Sets the line spacing to the value specified in the Spacing argument.

pbLineSpacingSingle

Single spaces the specified paragraphs.

This example sets the line spacing to double.

Sub SetLineSpacingForSelection() 
 Selection.TextRange.ParagraphFormat.SetLineSpacing _ 
 Rule:=pbLineSpacingDouble, Spacing:=12 
End Sub
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