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Check if sheet is protected and cell is locked

Posted on 2012-04-12
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Hi,

I know you can directly lock a cell/protect a sheet.

But is there anyway to check if a sheet is protected via VBA? if then (yes) a specific cell is locked?

Searches returned nothing relevant. Any help is appreciated!

Thanks!
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Yes.  Something like this:

With ActiveSheet
    If .ProtectionMode Then
        If .[a1].Locked Then 
            MsgBox "Cell locked"
        Else
            MsgBox "Cell unlocked"
        End If
    Else
        MsgBox "Worksheet unprotected"
    End If
End With

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Perfect! Thanks!
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