ID Attribute (VMLFrame)(VML)

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Defines a unique identifier for the frame. Read/write. String.

Applies To


Tag Syntax

<v: element ID=" expression ">

Script Syntax

element .ID="expression"



Use ID to reference a frame. For example, you can move the frame around on the page by changing the frame position referenced by the ID.

VML Standard Attribute


The ID of the frame is "frame01".

   <v:vmlframe id="frame01" clip="True"
   origin="100pt,100pt" size="50pt,50pt"
   style='top:160pt; left:100pt; width:50pt; height:50pt'