<glow> (Glow Effect)

This element specifies a glow effect, in which a color blurred outline is added outside the edges of the object.

Parent Elements

<cont>; <effectDag>; <effectLst>

Child Elements


<hslClr> (Hue, Saturation, Luminance Color Model)


<prstClr> (Preset Color)


<schemeClr> (Scheme Color)


<scrgbClr> (RGB Color Model - Percentage Variant)


<srgbClr> (RGB Color Model - Hex Variant)


<sysClr> (System Color)




<rad> (Radius)

Specifies the radius of the glow.

The possible values for this attribute are defined by the ST_PositiveCoordinate simple type (§

The following XML Schema fragment defines the contents of this element:

<complexType name="CT_GlowEffect">
	<group ref="EG_ColorChoice" minOccurs="1" maxOccurs="1"/>
	<attribute name="rad" type="ST_PositiveCoordinate" use="optional" default="0"/>