Free Excel Macro : Count Open Unsaved Workbooks

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Download free Excel Macro : Count Open Unsaved Workbooks

Macros are one of the most powerful features in Excel. They are small programs that can automate tasks and save you a lot of time.

If you are not familiar with macros, they can seem a bit daunting. But once you learn how to use them, you will wonder how you ever managed without them!

In this article, we will show you how to use the Macro "Count Open Unsaved Workbooks" in Excel. We will also provide some examples of how macros can be used to automate tasks.

How to use Macros in Excel?

Macros are written in a programming language called Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). VBA is a simple language that is easy to learn.

You do not need to be a programmer to use macros. However, if you are familiar with programming, you can use VBA to create more complex macros.

There are two ways to use macros in Excel:
    1. Use a macro that is already written.
     2. Write your own macro.

For both methods check out those articles to know how to use macros in Excel:

To create a macro in Excel, open the Visual Basic Editor (VBE) by pressing Alt+F11 on your keyboard.

In the VBE, select Insert > Module. This will insert a new blank module into the VBE.

In the new module, paste the code below.

For example, the following code will create a macro that will Count Open Unsaved Workbooks:

Sub VisibleWorkbooks()
Dim book As Workbook
Dim i As Integer
For Each book In Workbooks
If book.Saved = False Then
i = i + 1
End If
Next book
MsgBox i
End Sub

To run the macro, press the Run button in the toolbar (or press F5 on your keyboard).

About Count Open Unsaved Workbooks Excel Macro

If you are like most people, you have probably lost track of an unsaved Microsoft Excel workbook at some point. Whether you accidentally closed the workbook without saving, or your computer simply crashed, it can be frustrating trying to track down the unsaved file. Luckily, there is a helpful macro that can make this process a whole lot easier. Count Open Unsaved Workbooks is an Excel macro that allows you to quickly and easily see how many unsaved workbooks you have open. Simply open the macro and enter the number of workbooks you have open. The macro will then show you how many of those workbooks are unsaved. This macro can be a lifesaver if you often have a