Excel - VBA Cell Require Filled

I have an excel worksheet that I want to put some requirement.  I believe this can be done via VBA, but not sure how to approach this.

In Column A, if a cell is filled, I want cells in range column D through F needs to be populated for that row.  If it's not populated, do not allow saving or printing.  Is this easy to do?
holemaniaAsked:
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FlysterCommented:
Something like this might work:
Dim i, l, r As Range
i = ThisWorkbook.Sheets(1).Range("A" & Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row
  For l = 1 To i
    If ThisWorkbook.Sheets(1).Range("A" & l).Value <> "" Then
      Set r = ThisWorkbook.Sheets(1).Range("D" & l & ":F" & l)
        For Each cell In r
          If IsEmpty(cell) Then
            MsgBox ("There is an empty cell that needs data")
            Cancel = True
          Exit For
        End If
      Next
    End If
  Next l
End Sub

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Place this code in the "ThisWorkbook" portion of the editor. If any of the required cells are blank, a message box will pop up.
Flyster

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Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
Here's another approach that uses a protected sheet (password = "  ") and a userform.
Q-28641024.xlsm
holemaniaAuthor Commented:
Flyster,

I tried your approach and getting the following error.

Error
Martin,

Only thing is I don't need the pop-up form.  I'll take a look and see what else can be done.
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holemaniaAuthor Commented:
Looks like I was able to take Flyster and tweaked around and it seems to be working.  Thank you.  Is it possible to focus on the first row with that empty cell?
holemaniaAuthor Commented:
What I meatn is that row 5, column D through F needs to be populated.  However, if E is empty on first row, focus on that cell.  If F happen to be empty, but D and E filled, focus on F?
FlysterCommented:
I noticed I missed the 1st line of my code. It should be:

Sub ConfirmPopulation()
holemaniaAuthor Commented:
yeah I added the "Sub" and it's working.  Possible to focus on the first row with empty cell and highlight anyone of the range cells that's empty?

I can do it if it's a static cell like this:

ActiveWorkbook.Worksheets("Sheets1").Range("B1").Activate

Just not sure how to make it dynamic so that it focus on the first cell that's empty that is required.
holemaniaAuthor Commented:
Thank you.
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