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On/Off switch for VBA code

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Simple question for everyone...

In C++, I used to use #define to switch code on and off as follows:

#define DUMMY

#ifdef DUMMY
some code here...
#endif

If I commented out "#define DUMMY", the compiler would ignore all the code between #ifdef and #endif.

Is there anything in VBA that I can use to switch code blocks on and off like this?

Dan
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#Const DUMMY = 1

#If DUMMY Then
  '// some code
#End If

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Thanks! What does the # symbol do?
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It's a conditional compilation prefix statement used in VB which should work in VBA. #Define  in VB = Const but for conditional compilation use #Const.
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