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I am writing a program that interacts with Visio (2002). I would like to capture the Shape Double click event, to do some stuff in my VB program, but I don't know how. It is not in the object model, and I can't find it in the Event sink. The shape has got the EventDblClick event in shapesheet, where you can probably run a piece of VBA or VSL, but I want to run VB code when the event occurs.

I have tried to set the behaviour of double click to text edit, and then to capture the beforetextedit event. The problem is, that if I change the Shape.Text in that event code, I get a Server Exception, and Visio doesn't want to close, I have to end task.

Please, any help/comments/suggestions welcome!




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Dim uiObj As Visio.UIObject
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Pasted from <http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/en-us/devref/HTML/DVS_22_Customizing_the_Visio_UI_1266.asp?frame=true>


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