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Application.PixelsToPoints Method (Publisher)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 8/24/2017
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Converts a measurement from pixels to points (1 pixel = 0.75 points). Returns the converted measurement as a Single.

Syntax

expression. PixelsToPoints( Value)

_expression_A variable that represents an Application object.

Parameters

NameRequired/OptionalData TypeDescription
ValueRequiredSingleThe pixel value to be converted to points.

Return Value

Single

Remarks

Use the PointsToPixels method to convert measurements in points to pixels.

Example

This example converts measurements in pixels entered by the user to measurements in points.

Dim strInput As String 
Dim strOutput As String 

Do While True 
 ' Get input from user. 
 strInput = InputBox( _ 
 Prompt:="Enter measurement in pixels (0 to cancel): ", _ 
 Default:="0") 

 ' Exit the loop if user enters zero. 
 If Val(strInput) = 0 Then Exit Do 

 ' Evaluate and display result. 
 strOutput = Trim(strInput) &; " pixels = " _ 
 &; Format(Application _ 
 .PixelsToPoints(Value:=Val(strInput)), _ 
 "0.00") &; " points" 

 MsgBox strOutput 
Loop 

See also

Concepts

Application Object

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