Application.SmartArtLayouts Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns a SmartArtLayouts object that represents the set of SmartArt layouts that are currently loaded in the application. Read-only.

expression .SmartArtLayouts

expression An expression that returns a Application object.

The set of layouts represented by the SmartArtLayouts property correspond to the available layouts in the Layouts group on the Design tab on the SmartArt Tools contextual tab in Word.

The following code example adds a SmartArt graphic to the active document and then sets the SmartArt graphic layout to "Grouped List".

Dim myShape As Shape 
Dim mySmartArt As SmartArt 
Set myShape = ActiveDocument.Shapes.AddSmartArt(Application.SmartArtLayouts(1), 50, 50, 200, 200) 
Set mySmartArt = myShape.SmartArt 
mySmartArt.Layout = Application.SmartArtLayouts(15)