Group/Ungroup when protected

TonyGill

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Is there a way to be able to make the Group/Ungroup funtion work when w worksheet is protected/
 

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It is possible using code to allow existing group buttons to work but not to add or remove groups if that's what you want.
 

RoryA

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Is it just one sheet you want it to work for, or all of the sheets in the workbook? For all sheets, put this into the ThisWorkbook module of your workbook:

Code:
Private Sub Workbook_Open()
    Dim ws                    As Excel.Worksheet

    For Each ws In ThisWorkbook.Worksheets
        ws.EnableOutlining = True
        ws.Protect Password:="your password here", userinterfaceonly:=True
    Next ws
End Sub
 

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