Shape.Type Property (Visio)
Published: July 16, 2012
Returns the type of the object. Read-only.
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.