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SharedWorkspaceLink.URL Property (Office)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Gets the top-level Uniform Resource Locator (URL) of the shared workspace link. Read/write.

Note Beginning with Microsoft Office 2010, this object or member has been deprecated and should not be used.


expression. URL

expression A variable that represents a SharedWorkspaceLink object.

Return Value



The URL property returns the address of the shared workspace in this format: http://server/sites/user/workspace/. The URL property returns a URL-encoded string. For example, a space in the folder name is represented by %20. Use a simple function like the following example to replace this escaped character with a space. Private Function URLDecode(URLtoDecode As String) As String URLDecode = Replace(URLtoDecode, "%20", " ") End Function


The following example displays the URL of the link to the shared workspace.

MsgBox "URL: " & ActiveWorkbook.SharedWorkspaceLink.URL, _ 
        vbInformation + vbOKOnly, "Shared Workspace Link URL"

See also


SharedWorkspaceLink Object

Other resources

SharedWorkspaceLink Object Members

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