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Application.ShowWindowsInTaskbar Property (Excel)

Office 2010

True if there’s a separate Windows taskbar button for each open workbook. The default value is True. Read/write Boolean.

expression .ShowWindowsInTaskbar

expression A variable that represents an Application object.

When set to True, this property simulates the look of a single-document interface (SDI), which makes it easier to navigate among open workbooks. However, if you work with multiple workbooks while other applications are open, you may want to set this property to False to avoid filling your taskbar with unnecessary buttons.

This example specifies that each open workbook won’t have a separate Windows taskbar button.

Application.ShowWindowsInTaskbar = False