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VBA Function - How do I call it

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See attached.

Note the VBA function GetPartNum.

I am trying to call this function but excel sheet cannot seem to find it??

(I did not write the function)

How can I get excel to "find" this function.
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Question by:Patrick O'Dea
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by:Martin Liss
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If it's in a code module, the function needs to be Public.
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by:Patrick O'Dea
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It is public


However, I may be doing some other fundamental thing wrong...

Perhaps you could have a quick look???

:-)
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by:Martin Liss
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To call it from another sheet do

Sheet1.GetPartNum 5 ' or whatever value is correct
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Anthony Berenguel earned 1400 total points
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I added a module to your workbook and moved your function to it and it runs for me. Give her a go.

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by:Patrick O'Dea
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Thanks folks - I've got it now!
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by:Martin Liss
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I added a module to your workbook and moved your function to it and it runs for me. Give her a go.
I was going to do that but then I saw that it was homework so I thought I'd leave it to the student. Oh well.
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