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Hyperlink.Follow Method (Visio)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Causes Microsoft Visio to navigate to a hyperlink.


expression . Follow

expression A variable that represents a Hyperlink object.

Return Value



The following example draws a rectangle shape, adds a Hyperlink object to the shape, sets its Address and NewWindow properties, and then uses the Follow method to navigate the hyperlink.

Before running this code, replace address with a valid Internet or intranet address.

Public Sub Follow_Example() 

 Dim vsoHyperlink As Visio.Hyperlink 

 Set vsoHyperlink = ActivePage.DrawRectangle(0,0,5,5).AddHyperlink 

 vsoHyperlink.Address = "http://address /" 
 vsoHyperlink.NewWindow = False 

End Sub
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