How to add sendkeys CTRL+SHIFT+F4 to existing VBA code for IE?

The below code updates an IE form.  At the end I want to send a CTRL+SHIFT+F4 command to IE to save the form.

Sub WIP_Ticket()

    Dim objIE As SHDocVw.InternetExplorer
    Dim objShell As SHDocVw.ShellWindows
    Dim objIEDoc As MSHTML.HTMLDocument
    Dim objFound As MSHTML.HTMLBaseElement
    Dim strURL As Variant
    Dim blnFoundWebSite As Boolean
    Dim objDialog As FileDialog
    Dim objFSO As Scripting.FileSystemObject
    Dim objText As Scripting.TextStream
    Dim objDebugFile As Scripting.TextStream
    Dim varFrame As Variant
    Dim varFrame2 As Variant
    Dim objFrameDoc As MSHTML.HTMLDocument
    Dim objFrameDoc2 As MSHTML.HTMLDocument
    Dim i As Integer
    Dim j As Integer
    Dim objElem As MSHTML.HTMLBaseElement
    Dim objElemDoc As MSHTML.HTMLDocument
    Dim objElem2 As MSHTML.HTMLBaseElement
    Dim objElemDoc2 As MSHTML.HTMLDocument

    Set objShell = New SHDocVw.ShellWindows
    Set objFSO = New Scripting.FileSystemObject
    ' **** Set the Web Address Here ****
    strURLS = "https://servman/sm/,https://servman/sm/,https://servman/sm/,https://servman/sm/,https://servman/sm/"
    ' Look for the appropriate open IE Window
    For Each objIE In objShell
        If TypeOf objIE.document Is MSHTML.HTMLDocument Then
            Set objIEDoc = objIE.document
            If Not (objIEDoc Is Nothing) Then
                For Each strURL In Split(strURLS, ",")
                    If objIEDoc.url = strURL Then
                        blnFoundWebSite = True
                        Exit For
                    End If
                If blnFoundWebSite = True Then Exit For
            End If
        End If
    Set objFrameDoc2 = objIEDoc

    If blnFoundWebSite Then
        ' Make sure IE is done loading the page
        Do Until Not objIE.Busy
        ' Make Sure we had some frames returned
        If objIEDoc.frames.Length > 0 Then
            ' Get the Document from the 1st Frame
            Set varFrame = objIEDoc.frames.Item(0)
            Set objFrameDoc = varFrame.document
            ' Get the Detail Frame (Sub Frame #2)
            If objFrameDoc.frames.Length > 1 Then
                Set varFrame2 = objFrameDoc.frames.Item(1)
                Set objFrameDoc2 = varFrame2.document
                Set objFound = objFrameDoc2.getElementById("X95")
                If objFound Is Nothing Then
                    Range("K25").Value = objFound.Value
                    objFound.Value = Range("M31")
                End If
                Set objFound = objFrameDoc2.getElementById("X159")
                If objFound Is Nothing Then
                    objFound.Value = "Beginning assignment process"
                End If

                Set objFound = objFrameDoc.getElementById("X95")
                If objFound Is Nothing Then
                    Range("K25").Value = objFound.Value
                    objFound.Value = Range("M31")
                End If
                Set objFound = objFrameDoc.getElementById("X159")
                If objFound Is Nothing Then
                    objFound.Value = "Beginning assignment process"
                End If
            End If ' objFrameDoc.frames.Length > 1
        End If ' objIEDoc.frames.Length > 0
    End If
    'Original Title
    Range("AX75") = Range("M5")
    'Save Form
    Application.SendKeys "^+{F4}"

    Set objIE = Nothing
    Set objShell = Nothing
    Set objIEDoc = Nothing
    Set objIEDoc = Nothing
    Set objFound = Nothing
    Set objDialog = Nothing
    Set objFSO = Nothing
    Set objText = Nothing
    Set objDebugFile = Nothing
End Sub

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if you have a button even hidden in the html you could use something like



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Qlemo"Batchelor", Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
You are already doing that in line 117 - sending the key stroke to the active window. Doesn't that work?
kbay808Author Commented:
Thanks Rgonzo.  That worked great
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