referencing a workbook VBA

I have a module


Sub RunTheReport()

Dim Repfile As Workbook
Set Repfile = ThisWorkbook

Application.ScreenUpdating = False

Call XYZ

End Sub

with in XYZ, I have a line of code saying

RepFile.activate

I am getting the "object Required" error

Where am i going wrong?

Thanks
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Rgonzo1971Commented:
Hi,

You have to refer to the file in the sub

Sub RunTheReport()
Dim Repfile As Workbook
   Set Repfile = ThisWorkbook
   Application.ScreenUpdating = False
   Call XYZ(Repfile)
End Sub

Sub XYZ(myFile)
   myFile.Activate
End Sub

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O ryou have to put
Dim Repfile As Workbook
at the beginning of your module out of any sub or function
as global variable

Regards
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Ejgil HedegaardCommented:
Move
Dim Repfile As Workbook
above all subs in the module, and change to
Public Repfile As Workbook

Now Repfile is only to use in RunTheReport, not in other subs.
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