Shape.Type Property (Visio)
Returns the type of the object. Read-only.
expression A variable that represents a Shape object.
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.