How to easily swap ranges in Excel (1 click)

Copying, pasting, and moving cells are simple everyday tasks for Excel users. But what if something already occupies the area we want to paste to? We must perform the move-move-move shuffle by moving something into a temporary location before placing everything into its final destination. Wouldn’t it be better if there were a simple way to swap ranges … Read more

How to run a macro from a macro (from another workbook)

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In VBA, there are several ways to run a macro from a macro, and even run a macro from another workbook. On forums, these methods are used interchangeably depending on the commenter’s personal preferences. This can lead to confusion for anybody trying to learn VBA. Depending on the method for running/calling the macro, the syntax is slightly … Read more

VBA protect and unprotect Sheets (25+ examples)

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Protecting and unprotecting sheets is a common action for an Excel user. There is nothing worse than when somebody, who doesn’t know what they’re doing, overtypes essential formulas and cell values. It’s even worse when that person happens to be us; all it takes is one accidental keypress, and suddenly the entire worksheet is filled with … Read more