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Action Cell (Actions Section)

Contains the formula to be executed when a user chooses a command on a shortcut or action tag menu.


In previous versions of Microsoft Visio, action tags are called smart tags.

An Action cell is evaluated only when the action occurs, not when the formula is entered.

To get a reference to the the Action cell by name from another formula, or from a program by using the CellsU property, use:

Cell name:
where is the name of the actions row

To get a reference to thethe Action cell by index from a program, use the CellsSRC property with the following arguments:

Section index:


Row index:

visRowAction + i
where i = 0, 1, 2...

Cell index: