<pict> (VML Object)

This element specifies that an object is located at this position in the run’s contents. The layout properties of this object are specified using the VML syntax (§6.1).


The <pict> element indicates that an object specified in VML is located at the current position in the run (e.g. a floating embedded control). ]

Parent Elements

<r>; <r>

Child Elements


Any element from the urn:schemas-microsoft-com:vml namespace


Any element from the urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office namespace


<control> (Floating Embedded Control)


<movie> (Embedded Video)


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

<complexType name="CT_Picture">
	<extension base="CT_PictureBase">
	<sequence maxOccurs="1">
	<element name="movie" type="CT_Rel" minOccurs="0"/>
	<element name="control" type="CT_Control" minOccurs="0"/>