Please find the below example for Screen Updating Property of application object in excel VBA.
We can observe that there is no screen updating till running the macro.
"Type Name" is an Excel function to determine what data type the parameter is. 9) There was created a variable named "cell" How the program does know that that range is the one which selected cell? We may use the word "Range" rather than the word "cell" For example in these statements; "Range.value = Str Conv Range.
8) There was created a variable named "Work Range" How the program does know that that range contains the range of "B3: B14"?
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This tip (9151) applies to Microsoft Excel 2007, 2010, and 2013.
You can find a version of this tip for the older menu interface of Excel here: Turning Off Screen Updating.
I need to wait for 15-20 seconds until excel pulls the external web data.... Or is there any way if I could temporarily stop external web data connection Without closing file? In that case, I update the status bar message every time the code starts on the next sheet. In Work Range will work with to consecutive single cells in the given range as it repeats. This instruction creates a range of all cells that are in the selected area and also in the 'used range of the active sheet. A similar ' For Each' loop to show the name of each sheet is shown here for comparison. The following macro lines will, respectively, turn off screen updating and then turn it back on in a VBA macro.
The idea is to use the first line near the beginning of your macro, and then use the second line near the end.I also momentarily turn screen updating on and then off again to show each sheet as it processes.