Share Was this information helpful? In one workbook I get a green triangle when I enter the following. Applies To: Excel 2013 Excel 2010 Excel 2007 Excel Starter More... Thanks again for the solution. -Terry Reply With Quote Apr 30th, 2010,01:14 AM #13 Siddharth Rout View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Super Moderator Join Date Feb 2005 Location Mumbai, navigate here
You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Its purpose is to help you develop the sheet by flagging a potential error (you can choose which ones it flags under options, formulas) ; when you protect the sheet background The Cells on each sheet are formatted differently as we keep telling you. Is there any expert who is willing to spend a minute to open it on their computer and see if it misbehaves there?
BHershman22 Aug 2015, 09:21 Question: does the setting of this option turn on/off the effect of ON ERROR statements in macros?I have a longstanding macro that has only recently started ignoring Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode Apr 28th, 2010,01:21 PM #1 TerryTee View Profile View Forum Maybe with ctrl A alt HOEL, or mabe write a "Toggle green triangle" macro that does the same thing. Excel Lock Cell Login.
As you already know, you only can turn them off when "your workbook" active and turn them on again when "your workbook" inactive or closed. How To Get Rid Of Unprotected Formula Error In Excel If I open a new workbook, and reenter the demo, neither formula gives a green triangle. That's why I could not find the property needed or the code to change it. Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.1.8 Copyright © 2012 vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
When we will enter any text in the cell, it will never change the formula and a pop up will appear. Excel Error Checking Go to the Error Checking Tab. to enable data entry on a protected sheet you must format the appropriate cells to be 'unlocked' or no one can enter any data. Now, we want to protect all those cells in which formulas are applied.
I know I can disable it at a higher level but I don't want to mess with the user's settings for the sake of this particular document. Once you get the code from the macro, you can incorporate that piece of code in your code... This Cell Contains A Formula And Is Not Locked To Protect It From Being Changed Inadvertently If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. Excel Disable Error Checking In this case, the cell containing the formula is not locked for protection.
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Thanks for helping make community forums a great place. If I input a wrong formula (e.g. Grab your copy of 10 Most Popular Excel Tips Name:Email: ExcelCategories Tips Tips Excel General Tips Excel Keyboard Shortcuts Tips Excel Generals Tips Excel Customizing Tips Excel Tools Tips Excel Files his comment is here So is there any other more safe option and how can we hide our formula which is clearly visible in Data Validation.
I also need the sheet to look good, so I want to remove the green triangles. How To Unprotect Excel Sheet Any other feedback? For more information, please refer to: ErrorCheckingOptions Object (Excel) In addition, What do you mean by 'but I need the appropriate enumeration to supply as the parameter for Errors that works
Thanks for helping make community forums a great place. Don't forget to use [CODE]your code here[/CODE] when posting codeIf your question was answered please use Thread Tools to mark your thread [RESOLVED]Don't forget to RATE helpful posts • Baby Steps I would mark this as solved, but neither of the methods in FAQ work. How To Remove Password From Excel Please follow and like us:O 2 thoughts on “Protecting Cells Containing Formulas in an Unprotected Sheet” JS Reighley November 13, 2015 at 5:27 am said: Fabulous!
Not all actions can be recorded to macros. If you are using an earlier version (Excel 2003 or earlier), this tip may not work for you. You are already an Excel expert as you know too much about it. "Error Checking Options" are at application level and not at workbook level. weblink For a version of this tip written specifically for earlier versions of Excel, click here: Turning Off Error Checking.
Edited by George HuaModerator Thursday, February 27, 2014 9:53 AM Marked as answer by George HuaModerator Thursday, March 06, 2014 8:21 AM Thursday, February 27, 2014 9:53 AM Reply | Quote I know I can set error checking options, but I don't want to mess with the user's Excel settings. It doesn't allow the formula to be changed or typed over, but it does not prevent the formula from being deleted from the cell. The first way is to remove the formula error with a specified range (Error.Ignore Property (Excel)): Range("A3").Errors.Item(xlNumberAsText).Ignore = True The second way is to remove the formula error on Excel application
The reason you are seeing the error checking marker is because C1 is unprotected. What you can do is record a macro and then click on Tools->Option and change the setting. that formatting difference becomes important WHEN the individual sheet is marked as protected. Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for tech news and trends Membership How it Works Gigs Live Careers Plans and Pricing For Business Become an Expert Resource Center About Us Who We
You never have to protect the sheet or workbook for this effect to occur. Note:Â You can leave the cell unlocked if you prefer to leave it unprotected. You can turn all error checking off, or just select which "errors" you want highlighting. The only one I've seen is one in the documentation, which coincidentally doesn't do what I need.
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