When I moved the code I wanted to run before save to it's own module, then called the module from Workbook_Before Save, it worked like a charm...(events disabled in module, so additional sheet level events did not trigger) Hoping this will help someone else out - drove me crazy for a while!!! Caption = "Ready to clock out of last task." Command Button2. I was killing myself over why the heck screen updating was not set to false!!!! I solved my problem with a very simple solution: At the very very end of the code put: Application. I was watching the state of an object within the Workbook (the locked property of a specific style).
All those Screen Updating = False's you see is called "sheer desperation". I can still enter the workbook and it is screenupdating away even right after the line set it false. Screen Updating = False" in the immediate window it works as expected. Thanks Colin Correct, when you step through in debug mode the screenupdating remains turned on. To test it properly, try this: Put a commandbutton on your sheet and paste in Application. Net) | Coordinates, Vectors and 3D volumes I've experienced this problem, with code that previously worked!
As soon as my code leaves the procedure where Application.
Screen Updating = False was set, it's value resets to True.
Well, the function is quite long, but you're looking at the function's entry point. The immediate window says True, then False, then True again as expected, but the code doesn't seem to have any effect on the application. If all of this happens, then you know it is working correctly. Net 2003 and Office 2010 Code: Excel Graphing | Excel Timer | Excel Tips and Tricks | Add controls in Office | Data tables in Excel | Gaussian random number distribution (VB6/VBA, VB.
Screen Updating = False If my Debug = False Then On Error Go To Error Handler I'm afraid that's pretty much it. Screen Updating End Sub As I step through the code when I hove over Application.screen Updating it always says True. Then put it in debug mode and step through with screen updating turned off again, you should find that you still see the numbers going in one by one.