DrawingControl.BeforeShapeTextEdit Event (Visio)

Occurs before a shape is opened for text editing in the user interface.

Syntax

Private Sub expression _'BeforeShapeTextEdit'(ByVal Shape As [IVSHAPE])

expression A variable that represents a DrawingControl object.

Parameters

Name Required/Optional Data Type Description
Shape Required [IVSHAPE] The shape that is going to be opened for text editing.

Remarks

If you're using Microsoft Visual Basic or Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), the syntax in this topic describes a common, efficient way to handle events.

If you want to create your own Event objects, use the Add or AddAdvise method. To create an Event object that runs an add-on, use the Add method as it applies to the EventList collection. To create an Event object that receives notification, use the AddAdvise method. To find an event code for the event you want to create, seeEvent codes.