This happens even when Excel is still processing and regains the focus; the statusbar remains non-updated.
If you’re not sure what the default operation is, perform a test to see what happens.
The following statement sets the Excel calculation mode to manual: If your code uses cells with formula results, turning off calculation means that the cells will not be recalculated unless you explicitly tell Excel to do so!
As you know, a macro can automatically perform a series of actions.
In many cases, you can start a macro and then go hang out in the break room while Excel does its thing.
Some Excel operations, however, display messages that require a human response.