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ErrorCheckingOptions.BackgroundChecking Property 

Alerts the user for all cells that violate enabled error-checking rules.

Namespace: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel
Assembly: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel (in

Dim errorCheckingOptions1 As ErrorCheckingOptions

Dim returnValue As Boolean
returnValue = errorCheckingOptions1.BackgroundChecking

Dim sampleValue As Boolean
errorCheckingOptions1.BackgroundChecking = sampleValue

bool BackgroundChecking {get; set;}
public boolean get_BackgroundChecking();
public void set_BackgroundChecking(boolean);
function get BackgroundChecking() : Boolean;
function set BackgroundChecking(Boolean);

When the BackgroundChecking property is set to True (default), the AutoCorrect Options button appears next to all cells that violate enabled errors. False disables background checking for errors.

Refer to the ErrorCheckingOptions object to view a list of its members that can be enabled.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Development Platforms

Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003, and Windows 2000

Target Platforms