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InlineShape.Title Property (Word)

Returns or sets a String that contains a title for the specified inline shape. Read/write.

Version Added: Word 2010

expression .Title

expression A variable that represents an InlineShape object.

Use the Title property to provide an alternative text title for an inline shape. This property adds title text to the Title text box on the Alt Text pane of the Format Shape dialog in Word 2010.

Note Note

Web browsers display alternative text while tables are loading or if they are missing. Web search engines use the alternative text to help find Web pages. Alternative text is also used to assist disabilities.

The following code example adds an alternative text title to the first inline shape in the active document.

ActiveDocument.InlineShapes(1).Title = "Desktop screenshot."
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