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Microsoft KB Archive/107847

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Cannot Use Shortcut Keys to Run Macro in Break Mode

Article ID: 107847

Article Last Modified on 8/15/2005



APPLIES TO

  • Microsoft Excel 95 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Excel 5.0 Standard Edition



This article was previously published under Q107847


SUMMARY

If you are in break mode, you cannot start a macro or subroutine with a shortcut key. When you press the shortcut key, although the insertion point flashes as if the macro has been run, the macro is not started.

MORE INFORMATION

While you can use shortcut keys to start a macro, you cannot use them to continue it. If you want to call a subroutine while you are in break mode, you must call it manually by entering the name of the subroutine in the Immediate pane of the Debug window.

This is by design.

REFERENCES

"Visual Basic User's Guide," version 5.0, Chapter 8, pages 159-161


Additional query words: hot quick short cut XL

Keywords: KB107847