Bill is embarrassed to admit it, but he has had the same file open in Excel for five days without saving it. Then, he wrote a quick little Macro that locked up Excel. Ctrl+Break isn’t stopping the Macro… He can End Process to kill Excel, but then he loses his other Workbook. It sure would be nice to make absolutely sure that AutoRecover has the files before killing Excel. Today, in Episode #1715, Bill shows us how to track down the AutoRecover files before using End Process to kill a runaway process in Excel.

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VBA and Macros Excel 2013 by Bill Jelen and Tracy SyrstadUse Excel® 2013 VBA and Macros to automate virtually any routine task, and save yourself hours, days, maybe even weeks. Then, learn how to make Excel do things you thought were simply impossible! You’ll discover macro techniques you won’t find anywhere else and learn how to create automated reports that are amazingly powerful and useful.

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Excel 2010 VBA and Macros, by Tracy Syrstad and Bill Jelen

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Using Microsoft Excel 2010 VBA scripting features, Excel users can save dozens – or even hundreds – of hours per year. But most Excel users have never written a VBA script: many haven’t even used Excel’s built-in Macro Recorder.

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