VBA Code To Activate A Specific Worksheet When An Excel Workbook Opens

VBA Code To Activate A Specific Worksheet When An Excel Workbook Opens

What This VBA Code Does

This macro code will ensure a specific worksheet tab is viewed every time the Excel workbook file is opened. This code will need to be added to the ThisWorkbook object within the VBA Project. Simply double-click ThisWorkbook in the Microsoft Excel Objects folder tree and paste in any of the following code snippets.

Referencing By Worksheet Name

Private Sub Workbook_Open()
'PURPOSE: View Specific Worksheet Tab When File Is Opened (via Name)
'SOURCE: www.TheSpreadsheetGuru.com/the-code-vault

Dim shtName As String

shtName = "Sheet3"

ThisWorkbook.Worksheets(shtName).Activate

End Sub

Referencing By Worksheet Position

Private Sub Workbook_Open()
'PURPOSE: View Specific Worksheet Tab When File Is Opened (via Position)
'SOURCE: www.TheSpreadsheetGuru.com/the-code-vault

Dim shtPosition As Integer

shtPosition = 3

ThisWorkbook.Worksheets(shtPosition).Activate

End Sub

Referencing By Worksheet VBA Code Name

Private Sub Workbook_Open()
'PURPOSE: View Specific Worksheet Tab When File Is Opened (via Code Name)
'SOURCE: www.TheSpreadsheetGuru.com/the-code-vault

Sheet3.Activate

End Sub

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