ShowStartupDialog Property
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Application.ShowStartupDialog Property (Excel)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns True (default is False) when the New Workbook task pane appears for a Microsoft Excel application. Read/write Boolean.

expression .ShowStartupDialog

expression A variable that represents an Application object.

In this example, Microsoft Excel determines if the New Workbook task pane appears and notifies the user.

Sub CheckStartupDialog() 
 ' Determine if the New Workbook task pane is enabled. 
 If Application.ShowStartupDialog = False Then 
 MsgBox "ShowStartupDialog is set to False." 
 MsgBox "ShowStartupDialog is set to True." 
 End If 
End Sub
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