ApplicationNonVisualDrawingProperties Class

Application Non-Visual Drawing Properties.When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is p:nvPr.


Namespace:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Presentation
Assembly:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml (in DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll)

public class ApplicationNonVisualDrawingProperties : OpenXmlCompositeElement

The following table lists the possible child types:

  • PlaceholderShape <p:ph>

  • DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Drawing.AudioFromCD <a:audioCd>

  • DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Drawing.WaveAudioFile <a:wavAudioFile>

  • DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Drawing.AudioFromFile <a:audioFile>

  • DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Drawing.VideoFromFile <a:videoFile>

  • DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Drawing.QuickTimeFromFile <a:quickTimeFile>

  • CustomerDataList <p:custDataLst>

  • ApplicationNonVisualDrawingPropertiesExtensionList <p:extLst>

[ISO/IEC 29500-1 1st Edition] nvPr (Non-Visual Properties)

This element specifies non-visual properties for objects. These properties include multimedia content associated with an object and properties indicating how the object is to be used or displayed in different contexts.

Parent Elements

nvCxnSpPr (§; nvGraphicFramePr (§; nvGrpSpPr (§; nvPicPr (§; nvSpPr (§

Child Elements


audioCd (Audio from CD)


audioFile (Audio from File)


custDataLst (Customer Data List)


extLst (Extension List)


ph (Placeholder Shape)


quickTimeFile (QuickTime from File)


videoFile (Video from File)


wavAudioFile (Audio from WAV File)




isPhoto (Is a Photo Album)

Specifies whether the picture belongs to a photo album and should thus be included when editing a photo album within the generating application.

The possible values for this attribute are defined by the W3C XML Schema boolean datatype.

userDrawn (Is User Drawn)

Specifies if the corresponding object has been drawn by the user and should thus not be deleted. This allows for the flagging of slides that contain user drawn data.

The possible values for this attribute are defined by the W3C XML Schema boolean datatype.

[Note: The W3C XML Schema definition of this element’s content model (CT_ApplicationNonVisualDrawingProps) is located in §A.3. end note]

© ISO/IEC29500: 2008.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.