VML MSO-Fit-Shape-To-Text Attribute

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Defines whether the shape will stretch to fit the text in the textbox. Read/write. VgTriState.

Applies To


Tag Syntax

<v: element style="mso-fit-shape-to-text: expression ">


If True, the shape is stretched to fit the text. Default is False.

Microsoft Office Extensions Attribute