# ListObject.Summary Property (Excel)

Office 2010

Returns or sets the description associated with the alternative text string for the specified table. Read/write

## Syntax

expression .Summary

expression A variable that represents a ListObject object.

String

## Remarks

The value of the Summary property corresponds to the setting of the Description box in the Alternative Text dialog box, which is displayed by right-clicking a table, pointing to Table, and then clicking Alternative Text.