How to select all sheets except one in Excel?

We can apply the Select All Sheets feature to select all sheet tabs of a workbook, but, do you have any ideas to select all sheets except the specific one in Excel?

Select all sheet tabs except specific one with VBA code


arrow blue right bubble Select all sheet tabs except specific one with VBA code

To select all tabs except specific one, the following VBA code can help you, please do as this:

1. Hold down the ALT + F11 keys, then it opens the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window.

2. Click Insert > Module, and paste the following code in the Module Window.

VBA code: Select all sheets except one:

Sub selectallbutone()
'Updateby Extendoffice
Dim x As Long
Sheet1.Select
For x = 2 To ThisWorkbook.Sheets.Count
    If Sheets(x).Name <> "Sheet5" Then Sheets(x).Select Replace:=False
Next x
End Sub

Note: In the above code, Sheet5 is the sheet name that you want to exclude when selecting all sheets, please change it to your need.

3. And then press F5 key to run this code, and all sheet tabs have been selected except the specific one, see screenshot:

doc select all tabs except one 1


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