Change Text Box text without selecting

Posted on 2011-04-28
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Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I have a text box object on a worksheet

Activesheet.Shapes("Text Box Title").select
Selection.Characters.Text = "Title"

Works to change the text it displays but how do I do it without selecting

Easy ponts for someone.
Let's just say I can't see the right property it's late & I am ...........
Question by:sir plus
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by:Rory Archibald
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Activesheet.Shapes("Text Box Title").textframe.Characters.Text = "Title"

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ID: 35483568
Activesheet.Textboxes("Text Box Title").Text = "Title"

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by:sir plus
ID: 35489176
Thanks once again Rorya
Was obviously overtierd or just stupid

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