Size Attribute (Fill)(VML)

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Defines the size of the image for the fill. Read/write. VgVector2D .

Applies To


Tag Syntax

<v: element size=" expression ">

Script Syntax

element .size="expression**"**



The default is the size of the original image. Sizes that are larger than the shapewill display a magnified but clipped version of the image.

VML Standard Attribute


Even though the original size of the image is 50-by-50 points, the image will be displayed as a 10-by-10 image in the center of the fill.

   <v:shape id="rect01"
   coordorigin="0 0" coordsize="200 200"
   path="m 1,1 l 1,200, 200,200, 200,1 x e">
   <v:fill src="myimage.gif" type="frame" size="10pt,10pt"/>