InvisibleApp.AppObjActivated Event (Visio)

Office 2013 and later

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Occurs after a Microsoft Visio instance becomes active.

Private Sub expression _AppObjActivated(ByVal app As [IVAPPLICATION])

expression A variable that represents an InvisibleApp object.




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The instance of Visio that has become the active instance.

The AppObjActivated event indicates that an instance of Visio has become active?the instance of Visio that is retrieved by the GetObject method in a Microsoft Visual Basic program. The AppObjActivated event is different from the AppActivated event, which occurs after an instance of Visio becomes the active application on the Microsoft Windows desktop.

If you're using Microsoft Visual Basic or Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), the syntax in this topic describes a common, efficient way to handle events.

If you want to create your own Event objects, use the Add or AddAdvise method. To create an Event object that runs an add-on, use the Add method as it applies to the EventList collection. To create an Event object that receives notification, use the AddAdvise method. To find an event code for the event you want to create, see Event codes.