vba excel Modeless Balloon

Hi guys,

I have a balloon that I am trying to make modeless so my users can interact with the spreadsheet without dismissing the balloon, but when I set the type to modeless, the balloon disappears as soon as I call the procedure.


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You can set your form always on top

Const SWP_NOMOVE = &H2
Const SWP_NOSIZE = &H1
Declare Function SetWindowPos Lib "user32" (ByVal hwnd As Long, ByVal hWndInsertAfter As Long, ByVal X As Long, ByVal Y As Long, ByVal cx As Long, ByVal cy As Long, ByVal wFlags As Long) As Long

SetWindowPos Me.hwnd, -1, 0, 0, 0, 0, SWP_NOACTIVATE Or SWP_NOMOVE Or SWP_NOSIZE
bfreescottAuthor Commented:
is there no way to do this in vba without using the API??
Rory ArchibaldCommented:
Do you have a callback procedure set?
bfreescottAuthor Commented:
no, i was looking at that though.  do you think that's what i need here??
Rory ArchibaldCommented:
Yes - as far as I know you cannot have a modeless balloon without a callback procedure. Note also that the callback must take three arguments, a Balloon and two Longs.

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