Active Hedings without ActiveWindow cmd

Paul Sansom

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  1. 2016
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Hi

Is there away to display all headings without using Active Window.
The following code works fine but i don't want to open and activate each sheet just to turn on Headings, as this triggers other objects like WS_Actvate etc.

Code:
            For Each ws In Sheets
                ws.Visible = xlSheetVisible
                ws.Activate
                With ActiveWindow
                    .DisplayHeadings = True
                    ' more
                End With
            Next ws

Cheers Paul
 

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sykes

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Couldn't you just put that command into each sheet's _Activate event, so that it only fires when the sheet's actually opened?
Code:
Private Sub Worksheet_Activate()
ActiveWindow.DisplayHeadings = True
End Sub
 

Paul Sansom

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  1. 2016
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  1. Windows
Thanks for suggestion.
the above is within an if as not all sheets have headings n in every state of view...
Plus i still have the problem of how to switch off again when sheet is not active
:(
 

sykes

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Plus i still have the problem of how to switch off again when sheet is not active
:(
Just use the sheet's _deactivate event...
Code:
Private Sub Worksheet_Deactivate()
ActiveWindow.DisplayHeadings = False
End Sub
 

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