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placing a value on another excel wrk book through vba

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i have 2 workbooks
wrkA  and wrkB
what i have is an open workbook wrkA open and running with some code on it
and with the press of a macro button i wish to put a number eg "76767" on wrkB sheet1 position A1
i do not want to run links on the sheet it needs to be through VB
thats it all i need to be able to do i can then work out the syntax from there
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You can do this.  I'm assuming you have to open wkbB:

Sub doWork()
Dim wkbA As Workbook
Dim wkbB As Workbook

    Set wkbA = ActiveWorkbook
    Set wkbB = Workbooks.Open(Filename:="I:\WoronoraForecast\bookb.xls")
    
    wkbB.Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("A1").Value = "76767"
    'wkbB.Close SaveChanges:=True 'uncomment to save wkbB
End Sub

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thanks for the  help dlmille up and going
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