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VML Reference Material - VML

ST_FillType (Shape Fill Type)

This simple type specifies the types for fills applied to a shape.

This simple type's contents are a restriction of the XML Schema string datatype.

The following are possible enumeration values for this type:

Enumeration Value


frame (Stretch Image to Fit)

The image is stretched to fill the shape.

gradient (Linear Gradient)

The fill colors blend together in a linear gradient from bottom to top.

gradientRadial (Radial Gradient)

The fill colors blend together in a radial gradient.

pattern (Image Pattern)

The image is used to create a pattern using the fill colors.

solid (Solid Fill)

The fill pattern is a solid color.

tile (Tiled Image)

The fill image is tiled.


Referenced By

bottom@filltype6.2.2.1); column@filltype6.2.2.6); fill@type6.1.2.5); left@filltype6.2.2.15); right@filltype6.2.2.25); stroke@filltype6.1.2.21); top@filltype6.2.2.31)

The following XML Schema fragment defines the contents of this simple type:

<simpleType name="ST_FillType">

   <restriction base="xsd:string">

   <enumeration value="solid"/>

   <enumeration value="gradient"/>

   <enumeration value="gradientRadial"/>

   <enumeration value="tile"/>

   <enumeration value="pattern"/>

   <enumeration value="frame"/>