Shape.Select Method (Publisher)

Selects the specified object.


expression. Select(Replace)

expression A variable that represents a Shape object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
Replace Optional Variant Specifies whether the selection replaces any previous selection. True to replace the previous selection with the new selection; False to add the new selection to the previous selection. Default is True.


This example selects shapes one and three on page one in the active publication.

ActiveDocument.Pages(1).Shapes.Range(Array(1, 3)).Select

This example adds shapes two and four on page one in the active publication to the previous selection.

ActiveDocument.Pages(1).Shapes.Range(Array(2, 4)) _ 
 .Select Replace:=False