Excel VBA - protect multiple worksheets within multiple workbooks using same password

lancer008

New Member
Joined
Aug 24, 2015
Messages
15
Hi VBA Gurus,

I have more than 100 excel workbooks in a folder that I need to open each workbook individually and protect multiple worksheets within a workbook using same password.

I would greatly appreciate it if someone could share VBA code...

thanks
L
 

Excel Facts

Which lookup functions find a value equal or greater than the lookup value?
MATCH uses -1 to find larger value (lookup table must be sorted ZA). XLOOKUP uses 1 to find values greater and does not need to be sorted.

kweaver

Well-known Member
Joined
May 8, 2018
Messages
1,986
Office Version
  1. 365
  2. 2010
I don't know how to do this in VBA, especially with 100 workbooks.
However, ASAP Utilities (free) has an option where you can select numerous sheets in 1 workbook and password them all with the same password.
Might give you a start.
 

Watch MrExcel Video

Forum statistics

Threads
1,132,685
Messages
5,654,745
Members
418,149
Latest member
amamiche67

We've detected that you are using an adblocker.

We have a great community of people providing Excel help here, but the hosting costs are enormous. You can help keep this site running by allowing ads on MrExcel.com.
Allow Ads at MrExcel

Which adblocker are you using?

Disable AdBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Pause on this site" option.
Go back

Disable AdBlock Plus

Follow these easy steps to disable AdBlock Plus

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the toggle to disable it for "mrexcel.com".
Go back

Disable uBlock Origin

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock Origin

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back

Disable uBlock

Follow these easy steps to disable uBlock

1)Click on the icon in the browser’s toolbar.
2)Click on the "Power" button.
3)Click on the "Refresh" button.
Go back
Top