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TextFrame2.MarginTop Property (PowerPoint)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Returns or sets the distance (in points) between the top of the text frame and the top of the inscribed rectangle of the shape that contains the text. Read/write.


expression. MarginTop

expression An expression that returns a TextFrame2 object.

Return Value



The following example adds a rectangle to a slide, adds text to the rectangle, and then sets the margins for the text frame.

Public Sub MarginTop_Example()

    Set pptSlide = ActivePresentation.Slides(1)

    With pptSlide.Shapes.AddShape(msoShapeRectangle, 0, 0, 250, 140).TextFrame2

        .TextRange.Text = "Here is some sample text"

        .MarginBottom = 10

        .MarginLeft = 10

        .MarginRight = 10

        .MarginTop = 10

    End With

End Sub

See also


TextFrame2 Object

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