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IFormattedTextSymbol.Direction Property

The text direction.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public Property Direction As esriTextDirection
public esriTextDirection Direction {get; set;}
HRESULT get_Direction(
  esriTextDirection* textDirection
HRESULT put_Direction(
  esriTextDirection textDirection


textDirection [out, retval]

  textDirection is a parameter of type esriTextDirection

textDirection [in]

  textDirection is a parameter of type esriTextDirection

Product Availability

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


Direction is the enumeration that defines the flow direction of the text. There are three options: esriTDAngle, esriTDHorizontal, and esriTDVertical. esriTDHorizontal is the default Direction.


Direction is not yet implemented.

See Also

IFormattedTextSymbol Interface