Detecting Excel application deactivate

sbendbuckeye

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Hello all,

How do I hook when the Excel application itself is deactivated? I have a custom menu item that needs to be reset whenever the Excel application loses focus (eg user switched to Word or email).

I am successfully hooking SheetDeactivate and WorkbookDeactivate by defining an application object as WithEvents. All that is left is to hook the Application deactivate situation. Thanks in advance for any ideas and/or suggestions!
 

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