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    Select Excel Tab (2003)

    How can I select the tab to the right of the active tab via VBA?
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    Re: Select Excel Tab (2003)

    Hmmm...it was moved from the Access forum.

    I will be selecting the tab FROM Access, not from Excel.

    Not sure if it makes much difference...
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    Re: Select Excel Tab (2003)

    If you have an Excel application object objXL, you can use

    objXL.ActiveSheet.Next.Select

    But in many situations it isn't necessary to activate or select a tab. You can also use code like this:

    Dim objWsh As Excel.Worksheet
    Set objWsh = objXL.ActiveSheet.Next

    You can then refer to cells on objWsh even though it isn't the active sheet.

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    Re: Select Excel Tab (2003)

    I moved your post here from the Access forum because even though you want to do it from Access, you'll be using Excel VBA to do it.

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    Re: Select Excel Tab (2003)

    Worked well, thank you!
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