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excel macro

excel macro

excel macro


when I run my macro for excel in Visual basic I find this error:

Runtime error 1004

Method 'Range' of object' - Global' failed

I think the error is in this statement:
y = funct("abc", Range("abc"), 1)

The function has been defined as follows:

Declare Function funct Lib "hello.XLL" (ByVal sheetName As Variant, ByVal Range As Variant, ByVal lockFlag As Variant) As Long

I tried y = funct("abc", "Range(abc)", 1)
but then the program is working and result is wrong

Could you help me fix this problem.

RE: excel macro

Firstly, 'Range' us a reserved word and you should not use it as an argument name in the Function declaration. Try using 'Rng' instead.

Function funct(ByVal sheetName As Variant, ByVal Range As Variant, ByVal lockFlag As Variant) As Long

Secondly for the function call:

y = funct("abc", Range("abc"), 1)

to work, "abc" must be a named range in the workbook - and from the look of your function, should most likely contain a string...

Good luck

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