Document.GridDistanceVertical Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns or sets a Single that represents the amount of vertical space between the invisible gridlines that Microsoft Word uses when you draw, move, and resize AutoShapes or East Asian characters in the specified document. Read/write.

expression .GridDistanceVertical

expression A variable that represents a Document object.

This example sets the horizontal and vertical distance between gridlines and then enables the Snap objects to grid feature for the current document.

With ActiveDocument 
 .GridDistanceHorizontal = 9 
 .GridDistanceVertical = 9 
 .SnapToGrid = True 
End With