Shape.TextBox property

Defines attributes that specify how text is displayed in a shape.

public TextBox TextBox { get; }


Shows how to set the orientation of text inside a text box.

Document doc = new Document();
DocumentBuilder builder = new DocumentBuilder(doc);

Shape textBoxShape = builder.InsertShape(ShapeType.TextBox, 150, 100);
TextBox textBox = textBoxShape.TextBox;

// Move the document builder to inside the TextBox and add text.
builder.Writeln("Hello world!");
builder.Write("Hello again!");

// Set the "LayoutFlow" property to set an orientation for the text contents of this text box.
textBox.LayoutFlow = layoutFlow;

doc.Save(ArtifactsDir + "Shape.TextBoxLayoutFlow.docx");

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