Everything works perfectly except when saving the information the Application. I've tried moving it around in different areas, but nothing seems to work. Excel doesn't remember that the screenupdating was set to false by a previous macro and even if it did the code you have turns it back on anyway. Activate With Worksheets("Add Tasks to Month's Calendars") . Protect Password:="young C", _ Contents:=True, User Interface Only:=True End With End Sub Quite agree.
Screenupdating isn't working and the user ends up seeing the flickering and jumping back and forth between the data sheet and the calendar view. Here's the Save checklist sub: Sub Save_Checklist() Dim Checklist_Date Dim Completed As Long Dim Left_to_Complete As Long Dim Database_Date As Range Dim Database_Row As Long Dim b Scr Update b Scr Update = Application. ", vb Yes No Cancel, "Reset the Calender") = vb Yes Then Checklist_Date = Worksheets("Daily Checklist"). You should be able to solve this by setting screenupdating to false on your first line, the modification is shown below. If I did store this value I would, though, declare it as a Boolean. If application.screenupdating = true and you set application.screenupdating = true again, you will see the screen flicker.
You can find a version of this tip for the older menu interface of Excel here: Turning Off Screen Updating.The example hides every other column on Sheet1, while keeping track of the time it takes to do so.The first time the example hides the columns, screen updating is turned on; the second time, screen updating is turned off. Hidden = True End If Next c stop Time = Time elapsed Time(i) = (stop Time - start Time) * 24 * 60 * 60 Next i Application.Many people write their own macros to manipulate the information in a workbook.Many times the macro may do quite a bit with the data, such as selecting different cells, replacing values or formulas, and taking other types of actions. Screen Updating = false" because I saw the yellow highlight go over the line in debug mode. Calculation = xl Calculation Automatic Application. Screen Updating from within the code instead of the immediate window, but I'm fairly sure what I'll find. This function gets called by an event handler that catches a Commands Bar button event (? Basically, we create a menu bar and one of the buttons in our custom "File" menu is labeled "Load Portfolio" which calls this function. I have encountered the same symptoms and can't think as to why it's happening. I think that maybe something has broken in my excel because even when I closed out of excel and opened a brand new 2003 workbook with no previous code I was getting the same problem. The interesting thing is that *some* of my modules allow Screen Updating to be set to False, there's only a few that don't.