VBA – Status Bar Updating

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Custom Status Bar Message

You can update the status bar with your own custom message in Excel while a macro is running.

1. Place this code in a macro whenever you want to update the user with a custom status bar message:

2. And at the end of your macro place this code to return the status bar back to Excel:


Disable Status Bar Updating

To speed up your code, you can disable Status Bar updating while your code is running:

At the end of your code, restore Status Bar updating:

Speed Up VBA Code

For optimal processing speed try using this code:

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