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Document.FooterCenter Property (Visio)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Gets or sets the text string that appears in the center portion of a document's footer. Read/write.


expression . FooterCenter

expression A variable that represents a Document object.

Return Value



You can also set this value in the Center box under Footer in the Header and Footer dialog box (click the File tab, click Print, click Print Preview, and then in the Preview group, click Header &; Footer).

Both the string returned by the property and the string you pass to the property can contain escape codes that represent data. These escape codes can be concatenated with other text. For a list of valid escape codes you can use with the FooterCenter property, see the FooterLeft property topic.


The following macro shows how to place a string containing the current page number and total number of pages into the center portion of a document's footer. After you run this macro on a one-page document, the center portion of the footer contains "Page 1 of 1".

Sub FooterCenter_Example()  

    Dim strFooter as String 

    'Build the footer string.  
    strFooter = "Page &;p of &;P"  

    'Set the footer of the current document.  
     ThisDocument.FooterCenter = strFooter 

End Sub
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