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Inside XML by Steven Holzner

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The VML Elements

Twenty elements are defined in VML, as shown in Table 19.1.

Table 19.1. The VML Elements
ElementDescription
<arc>Draws an arc
<background>Adds a background
<curve>Draws a curve
<fill>Fills a shape
<formulas>Specifies a formula that lets you scale shapes
<group>Groups shapes
<handles>Draws handles on shapes
<image>Supports images
<imagedata>Specifies an image to be rendered on top of a shape
<line>Draws a line
<oval>Draws an oval
<path>Specifies a path for rendering
<polyline>Draws a shape from line segments
<roundrect>Draws a rounded rectangle
<shadow>Adds a shadow to a shape
<shape>Creates a basic shape
<shapetype>Defines a reusable shape
<stroke>Specifies how to draw a path
<textbox>Creates a text box
<textpath>Specifies a path for text to be ...

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