Basic selection problem

Yamezz

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Joined
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Office Version
  1. 2019
I was hoping to accomplish selecting a range in another open workbook in one line of code:
Code:
Workbooks("Monthly Activities.xlsx").Sheets("Operations").Range("A1").Select
but for some reason I have to split it up into three lines:
Code:
Windows("Monthly Activities.xlsx").Activate
Sheets("Operations").Select
Range("A1").Select
What is the proper syntax for one line?
 

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MARK858

MrExcel MVP
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Office Version
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  2. 2010
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You can't use select on a sheet that isn't the activesheet try using Goto....

Code:
Application.Goto Reference:=Workbooks("Monthly Activities.xlsx").Sheets("Operations").Range("A1"), scroll:=True
 
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