Vba Protect Worksheet Allow Autofilter Excel Exclude First Row It is Row 1 In My Sheet From Usedrange is a part of pictures gallery. I have tried all the general options in Excel, which does all the above work, but they leave the cells unlocked, which means user can delete the contents Since every thing else works for you, I will not try to address those. But, I want the filter option to be enabled when worksheet is protected. The Current Region represents the cells surrounding the selected cell which are not separated by a blank row or column. Now a dialog box pops out and shows how many sheets have been protected as below screenshot shown. That allows macros to change the sheet, but users cannot make changes manually.
The following macro hides the arrows for fields 1, 3 and 4 -- Case 1, 3, 4 You can change the field numbers in the first Case statement, to hide different arrows. On clicking the Protect Sheet option would display the following Protect Sheet window. That's a little too manual for my taste, though, and I'd like to find something more elegant. Having read through and tried on my sheet, I still can not get it to work correctly. While doing so the filter option under home tab is also getting disabled. AutoFilter Icons When using AutoFilters, the icons at the top of the columns indicate whether any settings have been applied.
I thought you need in user interface. Click on a plus sign, to see the months for each year. I am creating the worksheet using the macro code. Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community. Store the following Excel AutoFilter macro on the ThisWorkbook module sheet. Check Auto Filter existence Each worksheet can only contain one AutoFilter. I think in your code you have somehow arranged to get the actual data range of sheet.
Here, Office Tab supports similar processing, which allow you to browse multiple Excel workbooks or Word documents in one Excel window or Word window, and easily switch between them by clicking their tabs. Show End Sub Instructions: Follow the instructions below to execute the code. Show method to Show Worksheet Protect dialog. This is part of a larger AutoExecute macro that does a number of other things, which all work fine. Address Show everything Showing everything in the AutoFilter will cause an error if a filter has not been applied. I tried with Ivan's code ActiveSheet. You can see another items of this gallery of Vba Protect Worksheet Allow Autofilter below.
Clear 'Set the sort to a Custom Order ActiveSheet. And if a worksheet with auto filter is protected then users will not be able to use auto filter unless it is enabled while protecting the worksheet. . Want the best answers to your questions? Is there a way to unprotect unlock autofilters, the same way you can unprotect selected cells and objects, while keeping the rest of the sheet protected? Example to Protect Worksheet Sub sbProtectSheet ActiveSheet. Many times the only reason for protection a sheet is to prevent the user from making inadvertent changes. Be sure to enable macros when you open the workbook, if you want to test the macros.
To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. My criteria for protecting are as follows: 1. User should not be able to see the formulas in the formula bar 5. This tutorial is about the steps required for enabling auto filter for a protected worksheet in Excel 2010. Could someone helps me out? We can only hope serious changes are made with the next version. You can change the field number in the iHide variable, to hide a different field's arrow.
If there are multiple sheets needed to protect and allow users to sort and filter, you can apply Protect Worksheet utility of Kutools for Excel to protect multiple sheets at one time. The following code checks for the existence of an AutoFilter by checking the AutoFilterMode property of the sheet. Thanks for the tip - it worked quite well! Use the following macros to hide one or more of the drop down arrows in the list heading row. This code turns protection on, and allows filtering. Basically you need set the FilterMode on before applying protection. You use Windows press and find which parameters can use with Your version 4a or with mouse's right click - select 'Object Browser' 4b write to top rows second box protect and soon You could find more information below - - good luck! Trying to add an AutoFilter to an empty cell will trigger an error message.
Be sure that the filter is in place before you protect the sheet. But protection can then be manually turned off without requesting a password. In excel cell the locked propery is set true by default. Adapting the code to your needs Every code snippet below is applied to the ActiveSheet i. In the Protect Sheet dialog, type the password in the Password to unprotect sheet text box, and in Allow all users of this worksheet to list to check Sort and Use AutoFilter options.
Where I work a large corp , we're still using Excel 97. To allow users to use AutoFilter after the sheet is protected, be sure to add a check mark to the Use AutoFilter box, when you protect the sheet Turn on AutoFilter and Protect Sheet To be sure that a sheet has an AutoFilter, and the sheet is protected, use a macro that runs automatically when the workbook is opened, and macros are enabled. Show Worksheet Protect dialog — Solution: We can use Application. So that user can have the option to enter required password. Thanks in advance for any help! Can anyone point it out to me please? In general, the protected sheet cannot be edited, but in some cases, you may want to allow the other users to do sorting or filtering in the protect sheets, how can you handle it? It's not part of any question or solution I'm posting. Due the the performance hit this has caused, Microsoft needs to let the user assign levels of encryption. But before protection is turned off, filtering can't be activated even though the filter drop down arrows are clearly visible.