Free Excel Macro : Protect all the Cells With Formulas

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Download free Excel Macro : Protect All The Cells With Formulas

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 "Protect All The Cells With Formulas" 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 Protect all the Cells With Formulas:

Sub lockCellsWithFormulas()
With ActiveSheet
.Cells.Locked = False
.Cells.SpecialCells(xlCellTypeFormulas).Locked = True
.Protect AllowDeletingRows:=True
End With
End Sub

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

About Protect All The Cells With Formulas Excel Macro

If you work with sensitive data in Excel, you know that it's important to protect your cells with formulas. The Protect all the Cells With Formulas macro makes it easy to do just that. Simply enter your data into the macro and then click the "Protect" button. Your formulas will be safe and sound, and you can rest assured that your data is secure.