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Type Cell (Shape Data Section)

Last modified: June 17, 2011

Applies to: Office 2013 | Visio 2013

Specifies a data type for the shape data value.

Value

Description

Automation constant

0

String. This is the default.

visPropTypeString

1

Fixed list. Displays the list items in a drop-down combo box in the Define Shape Data dialog box. Specify the list items in the Format cell. Users can select only one item from the list.

visPropTypeListFix

2

Number. Includes date, time, duration, and currency values as well as scalars, dimensions, and angles. Specify a format picture in the Format cell.

visPropTypeNumber

3

Boolean. Displays FALSE and TRUE as items users can select from a drop-down list box in the Define Shape Data dialog box.

visPropTypeBool

4

Variable list. Displays the list items in a drop-down combo box in the Define Shape Data dialog box. Specify the list items in the Format cell. Users can select a list item or enter a new item that is added to the current list in the Format cell.

visPropTypeListVar

5

Date or time value. Displays days, months, and years, or seconds, minutes, and hours, or a combined date and time value. Specify a format picture in the Format cell.

visPropTypeDate

6

Duration value. Displays elapsed time. Specify a format picture in the Format cell.

visPropTypeDuration

7

Currency value. Uses the system's current Regional Settings. Specify a format picture in the Format cell.

visPropTypeCurrency

To get a reference to the Type cell by name from another formula, or from a program by using the CellsU property, use:

Cell name:

Prop.Name.Type where Prop.Name is the row name

To get a reference to the Type cell by index from a program, use the CellsSRC property with the following arguments:

Section index:

visSectionProp

Row index:

visRowProp + i where i = 0, 1, 2...

Cell index:

visCustPropsType

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