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Worksheet.CustomProperties Property

Office 2007
Returns a CustomProperties object representing the identifier information associated with a worksheet.



expression   A variable that represents a Worksheet object.


For the CustomProperties property, identifier information for a worksheet can represent metadata for XML.


In this example, Microsoft Excel adds identifier information to the active worksheet and returns the name and value to the user.

Visual Basic for Applications
Sub CheckCustomProperties()

    Dim wksSheet1 As Worksheet

    Set wksSheet1 = Application.ActiveSheet

    ' Add metadata to worksheet.
    wksSheet1.CustomProperties.Add _
        Name:="Market", Value:="Nasdaq"

    ' Display metadata.
    With wksSheet1.CustomProperties.Item(1)
        MsgBox .Name & vbTab & .Value
    End With

End Sub