Stopping "Do you want to overwrite ?" warning

timffm99

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Joined
Sep 9, 2002
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I am writing a macro to open a file over the weekend whilst the office is empty. It will change a file, save it and email out the result.

When the macro saves, the warning comes up telling me that the file already exists, do I want to over write it. Unless I hit the yes button everything stops.

How do I stop this happening, so the file will save and can be emailed out

Thanks
 

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Richie(UK)

MrExcel MVP
Joined
May 17, 2002
Messages
3,329
Hi tim,

Try

Application.DisplayAlerts=False
'
'your code
'
Application.DisplayAlerts=True

HTH
 

phantom1975

MrExcel MVP
Joined
Jun 3, 2002
Messages
3,962
The other alternative would be to use the SAVE function instead of the SAVEAS function.
 

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