What This VBA Code Does
This VBA code will display the GUID information for all activated references in the VBA editor. Information is displayed in the Immediate Window. In order for this macro code to work you will need to activate the Microsoft Visual Basic for Application Extensibility reference. You can do this by going into the Visual Basic Editor's Tools menu, clicking References, & checking the extensibility reference.
'PURPOSE: Displays GUID information for each active _
Object Library reference in the VBA project
Dim ref As Reference
'Loop Through Each Active Reference (Displays in Immediate Window [ctrl + g])
For Each ref In ThisWorkbook.VBProject.References
Debug.Print "Reference Name: ", ref.Name
Debug.Print "Path: ", ref.FullPath
Debug.Print "GUID: " & ref.GUID
Debug.Print "Version: " & ref.Major & "." & ref.Minor
Debug.Print " "
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