Shape.OLEFormat property (Word)

Returns an OLEFormat object that represents the OLE characteristics (other than linking) for the specified shape, inline shape, or field. Read-only.



expression A variable that represents a Shape object.


This example loops through all the floating shapes on the active document and sets all linked Microsoft Excel worksheets to be updated automatically.

For Each s In ActiveDocument.Shapes 
 If s.Type = msoLinkedOLEObject Then 
 If s.OLEFormat.ProgID = "Excel.Sheet" Then 
 s.LinkFormat.AutoUpdate = True 
 End If 
 End If 

See also

Shape Object

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