How to hide or unhide a Command Button based on specified cell value in Excel?
Supposing you are using a Command Button to trigger a VBA script in your worksheet. When the VBA script is unused in some cases, you need to make the Command Button hidden instead of displaying in the worksheet. And display it again when the VBA script is needed. This article is talking about hiding or showing a Command Button based on a specified cell value in Excel. Please do as follows.
You can run the below VBA code to hide or unhide a Command Button based on specified cell value in Excel.
1. Right click the sheet tab which contains the Command Button you need to show hide, then click View Code from the right-clicking menu.
2. In the popping up Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window, copy and paste the below VBA code into the Code window.
VBA code: Hide or unhide a Command Button based on specified cell value
Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range) Application.ScreenUpdating = False If Cells(1, 1).Value <> "1" Then Me.CommandButton1.Visible = True Else Me.CommandButton1.Visible = False End If Application.ScreenUpdating = True End Sub
Note: in the code, Cells(1, 1), 1 and CommandButton1 indicate that the CommandButton1 will be hidden when cell A1 contains number 1, and displayed if cell A1 contains any other values except number 1. See below screenshot. And you can change them based on your need.
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