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Saving Excel Spreadsheet as Read Only


Desert Andy

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Hi

I have put a control button using vb code to save a workbook, however I am having a few problems.

I open workbook B using vb code in workbook A, I make a couple of changes and then save it, if I shut down all workbooks, workbook B is saved correctly.

However, if I reopen Workbook B without having shut down Workbook A, it tells me that Workbook B is read only, and I can't modify it.

I can't understand what is happening, are there any ideas how I solve this problem, is there a way of saving a workbook making sure that it is not read only.

Many thanks

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difarn

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Try typing the name of your spreadsheet into windows explorer then right clicking on it, click on properties to check that read only has not been ticked.

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Desert Andy

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Amazingly the box is not ticked. I really don't understand what is happening.

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tasslehoff burrfoot

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Can you post your code?

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