Shapes.Item method (Excel)

Returns a single object from a collection.


expression.Item (Index)

expression A variable that represents a Shapes object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
Index Required Variant The name or index number for the object.

Return value

A Shape object contained by the collection.


The text name of the object is the value of the Name property.


This example sets the OnAction property for shape two in a Shapes collection. If the ss variable doesn't represent a Shapes object, this example fails.

Dim ss As Shape 
ss.Item(2).OnAction = "ShapeAction"

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