Gets or sets a character spacing value, in twips, of the selected text. This value is added to each character. When it is negative, character spacing is reduced, otherwise it is extended.

Introduced: 30.0.


public int CharacterSpacing { get; set; }
Public Property CharacterSpacing() As Integer


The property's default value is 0.

The property returns its default value when the text selection contains multiple characters with mixed character spacing settings. The Selection.IsCommonValueSelected method can be used to check for mixed attributes.