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Paste picture from clipboard then resize width?

Paste picture from clipboard then resize width?

(OP)
Hi everyone.. is there a simple way to paste a picture in a word document that already has inlineshapes and set the size of the width?.. here is the code that I am using to paste but can't figure out how to alter the width of the image being pasted??

CODE --> VBA

Selection.PasteAndFormat (wdPasteDefault) 'Pastes in the content 

RE: Paste picture from clipboard then resize width?

Try something based on:

CODE

Sub Demo()
With Selection
  .PasteAndFormat (wdPasteDefault) 'Pastes in the content
  .Start = .Start - 1 'move the start back one postion to include the image
  If .InlineShapes.Count = 1 Then
    'resize the image
    With .InlineShapes(1)
      .Width = InchesToPoints(3)
      .Height = InchesToPoints(2)
      .LockAspectRatio = True
    End With
  End If
End With
End Sub 

Cheers
Paul Edstein
[MS MVP - Word]

RE: Paste picture from clipboard then resize width?

(OP)
Thanks guys. I think this closes out this thread. Paul, this definitely works for this question. Strongm, that post is very robust. I just need a simple resize for the imported image.. but I know we are now discussing this in the original post here Link. Thanks fellas

Kristian

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