Disable Save As function in Excel workbook

skk

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Hello,

I would like to disable only the Save As function in excel workbook. Please advise how this can be done

Thanks,
 

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skk

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Jul 16, 2008
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Thanks it works well. I would also like to put a message

"Sorry but you cannot save this workbook"

Could you kindly paste the correct full code for me please so that I can use it immediately

Thanks again

Regards,
 

Andrew Poulsom

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Like this?

Code:
Private Sub Workbook_BeforeSave(ByVal SaveAsUI As Boolean, Cancel As Boolean)
    If SaveAsUI Then
        Cancel = True
        MsgBox "Sorry, you can only save this workbook with its original name."
    End If
End Sub
 

andrewman

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Just for you....

Private Sub Workbook_BeforeSave(ByVal SaveAsUI As Boolean, Cancel As Boolean)

If SaveAsUI Then
MsgBox "Sorry but you cannot save this workbook"
Cancel = True
End If

End Sub


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