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Shape.IncrementLeft Method (PowerPoint)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Moves the specified shape horizontally by the specified number of points.


expression. IncrementLeft( Increment )

expression A variable that represents a Shape object.


NameRequired/OptionalData TypeDescription
IncrementRequiredSingleSpecifies how far the shape is to be moved horizontally, in points. A positive value moves the shape to the right; a negative value moves it to the left.


This example duplicates shape one on myDocument, sets the fill for the duplicate, moves it 70 points to the right and 50 points up, and rotates it 30 degrees clockwise.

Set myDocument = ActivePresentation.Slides(1)

With myDocument.Shapes(1).Duplicate

    .Fill.PresetTextured msoTextureGranite

    .IncrementLeft 70

    .IncrementTop -50

    .IncrementRotation 30

End With

See also


Shape Object

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