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FillFormat.UserPicture Method (Publisher)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 8/24/2017
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Fills the specified shape with one large image.


expression. UserPicture( PictureFile)

_expression_A variable that represents a FillFormat object.


NameRequired/OptionalData TypeDescription
PictureFileRequiredStringThe name of the picture file.


To fill the shape with small tiles of an image, use the UserTextured method.


This example adds two rectangles to the active publication. The rectangle on the left is filled with one large image of a picture; the rectangle on the right is filled with many small tiles of the same picture. (Note that PathToFile must be replaced with a valid file path for this example to work.)

With ActiveDocument.Pages(1).Shapes 
 .AddShape(Type:=msoShapeRectangle, _ 
 Left:=0, Top:=0, Width:=200, Height:=100).Fill _ 
 .UserPicture PictureFile:="PathToFile" 
 .AddShape(Type:=msoShapeRectangle, _ 
 Left:=300, Top:=0, Width:=200, Height:=100).Fill _ 
 .UserTextured TextureFile:="PathToFile" 
End With 
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