Document.ReadingModeLayoutFrozen Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Sets or returns a Boolean that represents whether pages displayed in reading layout view are frozen to a specified size for inserting handwritten markup into a document.

expression .ReadingModeLayoutFrozen

expression An expression that returns a Document object.

Use the ReadingLayoutSizeX and ReadingLayoutSizeY properties to specify the size of the pages displayed when the reading layout size is frozen for inserting handwritten markup into a document.

The following example displays the active document in reading layout view and then sets the size of the displayed pages.

ActiveWindow.View.ReadingLayout = True 
ActiveDocument.ReadingLayoutSize 300, 300 
ActiveDocument.ReadingModeLayoutFrozen = True