TXTextControl.Style Object

A Style object is an OLE Automation object that represents a formatting style. To get a style or to iterate through all existing styles the Styles collection object can be used. A Style object has the following class name that can be used to create a new object with the CreateObject function:

TIS.TX.Style.24

A Style object has properties to set or to get attributes for fonts and paragraphs, frames, tabs and list settings. For paragraph-based styles all settings are possible, for character-based styles paragraph, tab and list settings cannot be used. The style's type can be obtained with the StyleType property.

Syntax

Style

Properties

Property Description
Alignment Returns or sets the formatting style's text alignment.
Baseline Returns or sets the formatting style's baseline alignment.
BaselineType Returns or sets the formatting style's baseline type.
BulletAttribute This property returns or sets attributes for bulleted lists.
FontBold Returns or sets the formatting style's font bold attribute.
FontItalic Returns or sets the formatting style's font italic attribute.
FontName Returns or sets the formatting style's font.
FontSize Returns or sets the formatting style's font size, in twips.
FontStrikethru Returns or sets the formatting style's font strikethru attribute.
FontUnderline Returns or sets the formatting style's underlining attributes.
ForeColor Returns or sets the formatting style's text color.
FrameDistance Returns or sets the distance between the text and the frame of a paragraph, in twips.
FrameLineWidth Returns or sets the line width of a paragraph's frame, in twips.
FrameStyle Returns or sets the style of a paragraph's frame.
IndentB Returns or sets the formatting style's additional bottom distance for a paragraph, in twips.
IndentFL Returns or sets the formatting style's additional indent for the first line of a paragraph, in twips.
IndentL Returns or sets the formatting style's left paragraph indent, in twips.
IndentR Returns or sets the formatting style's right paragraph indent, in twips.
IndentT Returns or sets the formatting style'additional top distance for a paragraph, in twips.
KeepLinesTogether Gets or sets a value indicating whether a page break is allowed within a paragraph.
KeepWithNext If this property is set to true, a paragraph with this formatting style is displayed on the same page as its following paragraph.
LineSpacing Returns or sets the formatting style's line spacing in percent.
LineSpacingT Returns or sets the formatting style's line spacing, in twips.
ListType Returns or sets the formatting style's list type.
NextParaStyle Returns or sets the name of the style used after the user has pressed the RETURN key.
NumberingAttribute This property returns or sets attributes for numbered lists.
PageBreakBefore If this property is set to true, a paragraph with this formatting style is always displayed on top of a page.
StyleName Returns or sets the formatting style's name.
StyleType Returns the formatting style's type.
TabPos Returns or sets the formatting style's tabulator position, in twips.
TabType Returns or sets the formatting style's tabulator type.
TextBkColor Returns or sets the formatting style's text background color.
WidowOrphanLines Gets or sets the number of lines for widow/orphan control.

Methods

Method Description
Apply Applies all style settings on the current document.

See Also