On further research the issue could be some odd profile issue. Hello again Candice, Further to my last reply can you do this. The monitoring of the application starts as soon as the workbook is opened, which occurs it does so in the background. Nothing will happen until you open another workbook. This is an attempt at some sort of logical approach and I have not tested it so no guarantees. I had already tried to add the correct location to the 'At Startup, open all files in:' and it didn't work.
You should see the Userform which you have created You may want to clear the specific worksheets or ranges while opening the workbook The following example clears the all worksheets in the workbook on workbook open. Microsoft ® and Microsoft Excel ® are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. However, if the macro file is open first it will then trigger the macro each time a workbook is opened. I have searched a ton and tried on my own this afternoon but was unsuccessful. The funny thing is I have never had this issue at home with the exact same setup installed.
Feedback Buttons provided by - Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Most of the files I need are just a single click away. When I open that same file in a web browser the macro does not run. I'm not sure what to try next. Using these exact same install disks on my home machine, and it works both ways. View our , , and. StartupPath The location of the User Start Up folder will be displayed.
There are a lot of circumstances where you need a Macro to run when a workbook is opened. Double click on This Workbook from the Project Explorer window Enter the code below into the code window. Macros require special permissions in order to run in Excel, since they are often the source of some dangerous computer virus attacks. How to make a workbook open automatically It is easy to make workbooks automatically. Hello Harry, Thank you for your response and help.
They will open automatically whenever Excel opens, opening after Add-ins but before other any workbooks. Accessing the Private Module of the Workbook Object ThisWorkbook There are at least 2 ways to gain access to the private module of the Workbook Object ThisWorkbook 1 While in Excel proper, right click on the Excel icon, top left next to File and choose View Code. Creating your own start-up folder If you do not like the default start-up location you can define your own folder location. Please tell me that you can help me???? When users download and open. You will see that this macro runs every time a workbook is opened.
StartupPath 5 Press enter This should tell you where Excel is actually looking. On the worksheet, include the formatting, styles, text, and other information that you want to appear on all new worksheets that will be based on the worksheet template. Now my requirement is when we generate the excel from the application, Macro should automatically run by cross checking the Worksheet Name. For the time being my only work-around is to always have Excel open. If that is the case, it suggests to me that Excel is looking somewhere else. So the issue is: 1 Open Excel from a shortcut - all is golden! The procedure worked in my previous computer running win 7 32-bit. I am going to wager something to do with Netware since this does not happen at home.
Hello Candice, You might have already tried this. Or you can show a welcome message with specific text or user name. I really don't care which folder I use. I did edit one of them yesterday, I guess they made an effect? I am using Excel 2007. However if you use the program name a user can change the tab name multiple times and your macro still works. Check that there is a new personal. It seems Excel had disabled the personal.
If it doesn't then perhaps the content of one of your macros is corrupt and you would have to repeat the exercise copying one macro at a time until the system breaks to determine which one is at fault. Any affiliate commissions that we earn when you click a link to Amazon or other sites is reinvested in keeping MrExcel. You can hide sheets, rows, and columns and prevent changes to worksheet cells. Before you start Microsoft Office Excel, you can make sure that a specific workbook or a workbook template or worksheet template that has custom settings opens automatically when you start Excel. Kind regards By defualt when you start to record a macro it shows you Store Macro in This Workbook when you change this to the Personal Workbook you then would need to use the View Tab to Unhide the Personal Macro Workbook. Because Excel will try to open every file in the alternate startup folder, make sure that you specify a folder that contains only files that Excel can open.
Then share it with your friends and colleagues:. Why would it change my personal. . Below are the first few lines of my macro code. Run the macro when opening the workbook which contains the Macro This is the easier of the two circumstances. There are no settings to change, it is just a matter of saving the workbook in the right folder. Hi Guys, I am in a panic, I turned on my work computer this mornign to find none of my macros are on there any more.