Shape.Type Property (Visio)

Returns the type of the object. Read-only.

Syntax

expression. Type

expression A variable that represents a Shape object.

Return Value

Integer

Remarks

Type value constants for Shape objects (the possible values that the Type property of a Shape object returns) are declared by the Visio type library in VisShapeTypes .

If a Shape object is type visTypeForeignObject , use the ForeignType property to determine the type of foreign object represented by the object.