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Excel VBA display message in cell click

Excel VBA display a message once a specified cell is click.

Popup a message box on Excel when a particular cell is click by the user.

Here's the simple VBA code snippet:


Private Sub Worksheet_SelectionChange(ByVal Target As Range)

Dim xtarget

  'this message will always display which ever cell is click on the worksheet

    MsgBox Target.Address & " is selected"
xtarget = Target.Address

'if A1 is click msgbox message below will be displayed

If xtarget = "$A$1" Then

MsgBox "You selected A1, please don't harm the value"

End If

End Sub


The code can be tweak also to display the cell comment on the message box.


Private Sub Worksheet_SelectionChange(ByVal Target As Range)
Dim xtarget
xtarget = Target.Address

Dim varxComment As String
Dim xcom As Comment

With Range(xtarget)
    On Error Resume Next
    Set xcom = .Comment
    On Error GoTo 0
    If xcom Is Nothing Then
        MsgBox "No comment", vbExclamation
        varxComment = xcom.Text
        MsgBox "Cell has comment by - - " + vbCrLf + varxComment, vbInformation, "NOTICE"
    End If
End With

End Sub


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Cheers!!! Hope it helps..

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