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  • Delete Worksheet without Prompt?

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        I am trying to code a macro that will (among lots of other things) delete a particular worksheet. The user is not supposed to know that the sheet even exists (it is “xlveryhidden” when the workbook is first opened) but there doesn’t seem to be an option or keyword for the ‘delete’ method like “Prompt:=False” that would prevent the “this worksheet will be permanently deleted” prompt. Since the user is not supposed to know that the sheet even exists, I cannot rely on them to give the correct response to the prompt, and it rather defeats the purpose in any event….

        Any suggestions?

      • #508702 Reply
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        Use this code snippet

        ‘Delete aux sheet w/o user confirmation
        Application.DisplayAlerts = False
        ‘Re-enable alerts
        Application.DisplayAlerts = True

        • #508703 Reply
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          Thanks – works like a charm. I knew I had seen something like that before, but couldn’t recall where (early dementia, I suspect…)

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