Setting the Show Changes property also sets the Screen Updating property, but setting the Screen Updating property does not set the Show Changes property.
For a comparison of these two properties, see the Show Changes property.
The information dealing with changes to a Visio shapesheet has been moved to a new webpage called "Shape Sheet Dev".
Sub Add Shape Numbers()' Set numbers for each shape on all the pages of all the documents within a directory' The changes are done in a temporary directory in case a problem arises.
Integer Use the Screen Updating property to increase performance during a series of actions.
For example, you can turn off screen updating while a series of shapes are created so that the screen is not redrawn after each shape appears.
Return Value Integer Remarks Use the Screen Updating property to increase performance during a series of actions.Another downside to adding rows to an instance shape is that you'll make the entire section local (rather than inheriting from the master).Only the custom property values that are different from the the master need to be local, the rest are inherited. The original source of some of these items is from messages posted on the Visio internet forums or the Visio Compu Serve forums.
There is no warranty that these are the best solutions, they just work: If you do not find what you want, post a message to the Visio VBA newsgroup microsoft.public.visio.If you would like to contribute a code segment, also post it to the Visio VBA newsgroup. This Microsoft Visual Basic code snippet shows how to use the Screen Updating property.