AllowUsingPivotTables True allows the user to use pivot table reports on the protected worksheet. When you want to unprotect your protected Worksheet you must specify your password. In addition, since the first worksheet will default to being the active worksheet, you cannot hide the first worksheet without activating another sheet: worksheet2. If this argument is omitted, protection applies both to macros and to the user interface. To re-enable the user interface protection after the workbook is opened, you must again apply this method with UserInterfaceOnly set to true.
I am creating workbookA by taking a templateA and pasting in information from workbookB. Get interesting article about Excel Vba Worksheet Protect Method that may help you. The height of a row can also change if you use a font that is larger than the default. You can always ask an expert in the , get support in the , or suggest a new feature or improvement on. If you wish to set the format without changing the width you can pass nil as the width parameter: worksheet.
These are the default height and the option to hide unused rows. AllowUsingPivotTables true allows the user to use pivot table reports on the protected worksheet. This might lead you to think that you are using a 1 based index but this is not the case. The offset values are in pixels. Unprotect password Where: Password Optional : is the password by which your Sheet is protected. See also and example programs in the examples directory of the distro. When you protect the sheet, those cells will be unlocked and can be changed by the user.
Applying all available Service Packs to Excel should fix this. AllowFormattingRows Optional True allows the user to format any row on a protected. Every cell in the sort range must be unlocked or unprotected. Excel allows up to 7 outline levels. DrawingObjects: Its Optional parameter and Boolean type Input.
The default value is True. Max 24, 112, 66, 4 ErrHandler: Sheet1. The default value is False. See the subsequent section for more information on how to enable sheet protection. If the sheet already is protected with a password just use the userinterfaceonly line.
See also the program in the examples directory of the distro. For example if your column contained data for the first six months the initial data would be displayed as all selected as shown on the left. You may also want to read: Different kinds of workbook protection There are several kinds of protection in Excel. True to protect the workbook windows. They are used to specify the top-most or left-most visible row or column in the bottom-right pane. The worksheet will remain unprotected in the absence of an Error Handler. If we mention it as True that means protect the workbook windows.
This will allow sorting to be performed on the protected worksheet. The default value is False. If this argument is omitted, protection applies both to macros and to the user interface. Links to network files are also supported. AllowDeletingColumns True allows the user to delete columns on the protected worksheet AllowDeletingRows True allows the user to delete rows on the protected worksheet AllowSorting True allows the user to sort on the protected worksheet. Microsoft is providing this information as a convenience to you.
Note writeexcel gem supports Top 10 style filters. There are any number of utilities available on the internet that can break the protection and provide a password to bypass any password protection. ProtectStructure property to return False after calling the Workbook. When you protect the sheet, all cells are locked except those that you have specifically unlocked. Otherwise, you must specify the password to unprotect the worksheet.
There are so many different options available there but for now I am not going to cover them. This page last updated: 16-Feb-2012. This is set to True to protect the user interface, but not macros. The default value is false. This is useful for converting the results of a database query into an Excel worksheet.
Note about row height and comments. Using this method you will be able to protect your WorkSheet. Workbook Protection The Protect Workbook and Protect Worksheet items are in the Changes panel of the Review tab of the Ribbon. If you forgot the password, you cannot unprotect the workbook. After protecting, users cannot do any actions on this worksheet.