Represents the formatting attributes of a paragraph.

Syntax

ParagraphFormat

Introduced: X16.

Enumerations

Enumeration Description
Attribute Determines a certain paragraph format attribute.

Methods

Method Description
getAbsoluteLineSpacing Gets the line spacing of a paragraph in twips.
getAlignment Gets the horizontal text alignment.
getBackColor Gets the background color of a paragraph.
getBottomDistance Gets the bottom distance, in twips, between this and the next paragraph.
getDirection Gets the writing direction.
getFrame Gets the framesetting of the paragraph.
getFrameDistance Gets the distance, in twips, between the text and the paragraph's frame.
getFrameLineColor Gets the color used for the frame lines of a paragraph.
getFrameLineWidth Gets the line width, in twips, of the paragraph's frame.
getFrameStyle Gets the style of the paragraph's frame.
getHangingIndent Gets the distance, in twips, for the hanging indent.
getJustification Gets the kind of justification in documents containing Arabic or Hebrew characters.
getKeepLinesTogether Gets a value indicating whether a page break is allowed within the paragraph.
getKeepWithNext Gets whether the paragraph is displayed on the same page as its following paragraph.
getLeftIndent Gets the distance, in twips, between the left edge of the Text Control and the left edge of the text.
getLineSpacing Gets the line spacing of a paragraph as a percentage of the font size.
getPageBreakBefore Gets whether the paragraph is always displayed on top of a page.
getRightIndent Gets the distance, in twips, between the right edge of a Text Control document and the right edge of the text.
getTabPositions Gets the absolute tab stop positions, in twips, in a paragraph.
getTabTypes Gets the tab types in a paragraph.
getTopDistance Gets the distance, in twips, between this and the previous paragraph.
getWidowOrphanLines Gets the number of lines for widow/orphan control.
setAbsoluteLineSpacing Sets the line spacing of a paragraph in twips.
setAlignment Sets the horizontal text alignment.
setBackColor Sets the background color of a paragraph.
setBottomDistance Sets the bottom distance, in twips, between this and the next paragraph.
setDirection Sets the writing direction.
setFrame Sets the framesetting of the paragraph.
setFrameDistance Sets the distance, in twips, between the text and the paragraph's frame.
setFrameLineColor Sets the color used for the frame lines of a paragraph.
setFrameLineWidth Sets the line width, in twips, of the paragraph's frame.
setFrameStyle Sets the style of the paragraph's frame.
setHangingIndent Sets the distance, in twips, for the hanging indent.
setJustification Sets the kind of justification in documents containing Arabic or Hebrew characters.
setKeepLinesTosether Sets a value indicating whether a page break is allowed within the paragraph.
setKeepWithNext Sets whether paragraph is displayed on the same page as its following paragraph.
setLeftIndent Sets the distance, in twips, between the left edge of the Text Control and the left edge of the text.
setLineSpacing Sets the line spacing of a paragraph as a percentage of the font size.
setPageBreakBefore Sets whether the paragraph is always displayed on top of a page.
setRightIndent Sets the distance, in twips, between the right edge of a Text Control document and the right edge of the text.
setTabPositions Sets an array containing the absolute tab stop positions, in twips, in a paragraph.
setTabTypes Sets an array containing the tab types in a paragraph.
setTopDistance Sets distance, in twips, between this and the previous paragraph.
setWidowOrphanLines Sets the number of lines for widow/orphan control.