Disable save but allow Macro to save

theheed

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I am using the code below to disable the save function very successafully. However, is there a work around to allow a macro to save?
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Private Sub Workbook_BeforeSave(ByVal SaveAsUI As Boolean, Cancel As Boolean)

'this disables the save function on the XLS

MsgBox "****Save is Disabled****"
' Following line will prevent all saving
Cancel = True
' Following line will prevent the Save As Dialog box from showing
If SaveAsUI Then SaveAsUI = False
End Sub
 

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In your macro that does the saving

Code:
Application.EnableEvents = False
'
'code to save
'
Application.EnableEvents = True
 
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