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MasterShortcut.OpenIconWindow Method (Visio)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Opens an icon window that shows a master's icon.


expression . OpenIconWindow

expression A variable that represents a MasterShortcut object.

Return Value



If the master's icon is already displayed in an icon window, the OpenIconWindow method activates that window rather than opening another window.


This Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) macro shows how to use the OpenIconWindow method to open an icon editing window.

Public Sub OpenIconWindow_Example() 

 Dim vsoMaster As Visio.Master 
 Dim vsoIconWindow As Visio.Window 

 'Add a master to the document stencil and open its icon editing window. 
 Set vsoMaster = ThisDocument.Masters.Add 
 Set vsoIconWindow = vsoMaster.OpenIconWindow 

End Sub
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