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IFormattedTextSymbol.CharacterSpacing Property

The character spacing.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property CharacterSpacing As Double
public double CharacterSpacing {get; set;}
HRESULT get_CharacterSpacing(
  double* CharacterSpacing
HRESULT put_CharacterSpacing(
  double CharacterSpacing


CharacterSpacing [out, retval]   CharacterSpacing is a parameter of type double CharacterSpacing [in]   CharacterSpacing is a parameter of type double

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


CharacterSpacing is the additional space that is added to each character beyond what is defined by its character box in its font. Character spacing is a percentage of the original character's length.

See Also

IFormattedTextSymbol Interface