CustomProperties.Item Property (Excel)

Office 2013 and later
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Returns a single object from a collection.

expression .Item(Index)

expression A variable that represents a CustomProperties object.

Parameters

Name

Required/Optional

Data Type

Description

Index

Required

Variant

The name or index number of the object.

The following example demonstrates this feature. In this example, Microsoft Excel adds identifier information to the active worksheet and returns the name and value to the user.

Sub CheckCustomProperties() 
 
 Dim wksSheet1 As Worksheet 
 
 Set wksSheet1 = Application.ActiveSheet 
 
 ' Add metadata to worksheet. 
 wksSheet1.CustomProperties.Add _ 
 Name:="Market", Value:="Nasdaq" 
 
 ' Display metadata. 
 With wksSheet1.CustomProperties.Item(1) 
 MsgBox .Name & vbTab & .Value 
 End With 
 
End Sub
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