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Typing in a cell as opposed to any other way a textbox can get its value

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Excel 2010
vba
useform and textbox

I need to know if there a way to capture distinctly if a person is actually typing a value in a textbox on a userform as opposed to ANY other way a textbox can get it value?



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Martin Liss earned 500 total points
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You can probably do this.

Private Sub TextBox1_KeyDown(ByVal KeyCode As MSForms.ReturnInteger, ByVal Shift As Integer)
If (KeyCode = 17 And Shift = 2) Or (KeyCode = 86 And Shift = 2) Then
    ' copying or pasting
Else
    MsgBox "Manual update"
End If
End Sub

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Thanks...
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forget to ask...  cut and paste ?
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by:Martin Liss
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Private Sub TextBox1_KeyDown(ByVal KeyCode As MSForms.ReturnInteger, ByVal Shift As Integer)

If (KeyCode = 17 And Shift = 2) Or _
   (KeyCode = 86 And Shift = 2) Or _
   (KeyCode = 88 And Shift = 2) Then
    ' copying or pasting
Else
    MsgBox "Manual update"
End If
End Sub

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You're welcome and I'm glad I was able to help.

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