How to close and reopen active workbook?
In this article, I introduce some methods on quickly closing and reopening the active workbook.
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Here are some shortcuts that can close and reopen the current workbook.
Close active workbook
Alt + F + C
If there are some changes before you close the workbook, a dialog pops out to remind you whether to save, press Enter key to save and close the dialog.
Reopen the workbook
Alt + F + R +1 for Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010/2013/2016.
Alt + F+ R + Y1 + Enter for other Microsoft Office versions.
VBA also can close and reopen active workbook.
1. Press Alt + F11 keys to enable Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window.
2. Click Insert > Module and paste below code to the script.
VBA: Save and close and reopen active workbook
Sub SaveCloseReOpen() 'UpdatebyExtendoffice20171128 ThisWorkbook.save Application.Workbooks.Open(ThisWorkbook.FullName) End Sub
3. Press F5 key to run the code.
If you want to directly close and reopen active workbook without saving, use below code:
Sub Reopen() 'UpdatebyExtendoffice20171128 ThisWorkbook.Saved = True ThisWorkbook.ChangeFileAccess xlReadOnly, , False Application.Wait Now + TimeValue("00:00:01") ThisWorkbook.ChangeFileAccess xlReadWrite, , True End Sub