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Excel -- need to have a custom/floating dialog box (e.g., "Glossary")

Posted on 2014-10-29
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I'm currently working on developing a survey in Excel.

For some of the questions, it will be useful to have access to a "glossary" (up to ~ 5 glossary terms/definitions).

So, I'd like to use an image (JPG) that -- when clicked -- will bring up a floating dialog box... which obviously can be closed when not needed.

My question:   How can I use VBA to create this floating "glossary" to which I can add a few terms?

Note:  Please see attached XLSM which uses a message box on "Open"... same principle should be applied except I'd like to open it via clicking on the icon.

Thank you in advance!
EEH
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Rory Archibald earned 500 total points
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Use a userform and show it modelessly using:
Userformname.Show vbModeless

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Rory:

Any chance I can use the existing approach (see attached XLSM) and modify the code?  If yes, how?

EEH
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Never mind... I figured it out.  Thank you for chiming in anyways... 'much appreciated.
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