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When you try to add a control to a Microsoft Visio drawing page, you receive the following error message:
An error (1441) occurred during the action Insert Label.
Visio cannot insert a new control because this file contains too many shapes, pages, or masters.
This issue occurs when you have more than 1,024 shapes on the page. In Visio, controls must have a ShapeID that is less than 1024. For example, you may have 1,024 or more shapes on a page, and this includes both controls and drawing objects. In this case, Visio tries to assign a ShapeID that is equal to or greater than 1024. This causes the error that is mentioned in the "Symptoms" section.
To work around this issue, try one or more of the following methods:
Article ID: 2518512 - Last Review: August 26, 2011 - Revision: 1.2
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