[Solved] VBA : Paste into Notepad

  • Does anyone know of a way to copy cells out of Excel and paste into Notepad using VBA? I can get notepad open, but I can't get the information to paste into Notepad.

    Any help would be appreciated.

  • Hi Tim

    Try the following code:

    Sub test()
        'The range that contains the values
        'Start Notepad and let it recieve focus
        Shell "notepad.exe", vbNormalFocus
        'Send the keys CTRL+V to Notepad (i.e the window that has focus)
        SendKeys "^V"
    End Sub
  • I couldn't get it to work when I stepped through it, but as soon as I just tried running the macro it work perfectly. Thank you so much you just saved me the biggest headache.

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