Page.DrawLine Method (Visio)

Adds a line to the Shapes collection of a page.

Version Added: Visio 2.0

expression .DrawLine(xBegin, yBegin, xEnd, yEnd)

expression A variable that represents a Page object.

Parameters

Name

Required/Optional

Data Type

Description

xBegin

Required

Double

The x-coordinate of the line's begin point.

yBegin

Required

Double

The y-coordinate of the line's begin point.

xEnd

Required

Double

The x-coordinate of the line's endpoint.

yEnd

Required

Double

The y-coordinate of the line's endpoint.

Return Value

Shape

Using the DrawLine method is equivalent to using the Line tool in Microsoft Visio. The arguments are in internal drawing units with respect to the coordinate space of the page, master, or group where the line is being placed.

The following example shows how to draw a line shape on the active page.

 
Public Sub DrawLine_Example() 
 
 Dim vsoShape As Visio.Shape 
 
 Set vsoShape = ActivePage.DrawLine(5, 4, 7.5, 1) 
 
End Sub 

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