LinkFormat LinkFormat LinkFormat Interface


Contains linked OLE object properties.

public interface class LinkFormat
public interface LinkFormat
Public Interface LinkFormat


Use the LinkFormat property to return the LinkFormat object.

If the Shape object doesn’t represent a linked object, the LinkFormat property fails.


Application Application Application

Returns an Application object that represents the Microsoft Excel application.

AutoUpdate AutoUpdate AutoUpdate

True if the OLE object is updated automatically when the source changes. Valid only if the object is linked (its OLEType property must be xlOLELink).

Creator Creator Creator

Returns a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which this object was created.

Locked Locked Locked

True if the object is locked; False if the object can be modified when the sheet is protected.

Parent Parent Parent

Returns the parent object for the specified object.


Update() Update() Update()

Updates the link.

Applies to