Application.Windows Property (Excel)

Office 2010

Returns a Windows collection that represents all the windows in all the workbooks. Read-only Windows object.


A variable that represents an Application object.

Using this property without an object qualifier is equivalent to using Application.Windows.

This property returns a collection of both visible and hidden windows.

This example closes the first open or hidden window in Microsoft Excel.


This example names window one in the active workbook "Consolidated Balance Sheet." This name is then used as the index to the Windows collection.

ActiveWorkbook.Windows(1).Caption = "Consolidated Balance Sheet" 
ActiveWorkbook.Windows("Consolidated Balance Sheet") _