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Excel 2003 / 2007 compatibility - colour sum

Excel 2003 / 2007 compatibility - colour sum

Excel 2003 / 2007 compatibility - colour sum


I'm supposed to be calculating the sum of cells based on their font colour.

i'm working in excel 2003, and i've got the Vba module code for the process -


 Function ColorFunction(rColor As Range, rRange As Range, Optional SUM As Boolean)
    Dim rCell As Range
    Dim lCol As Long
    Dim vResult
    lCol = rColor.Font.ColorIndex
    If SUM = True Then
        For Each rCell In rRange
            If rCell.Font.ColorIndex = lCol Then
                vResult = WorksheetFunction.SUM(rCell, vResult)
            End If
        Next rCell
        For Each rCell In rRange
            If rCell.Font.ColorIndex = lCol Then
                vResult = 1 + vResult
            End If
        Next rCell
    End If
    ColorFunction = vResult
End Function

i've got it to work, and add up all of the sums of the colours - no problem.

I then saved it, and went to my colleagues computer, running office (excel) 2007, tried to open the file - it opens, but where i've wrote the cell formula (sample: =ColorFunction($G5060,CU$761:CU$5053,TRUE) )all i get is #NAME? in every cell, i've tried rewriting the formula, rewriting the vb code (copy paste), but i still cant get it to show the formula results.

just to confirm - it works in 2003, but not 2007.

what am i doing wrong?



RE: Excel 2003 / 2007 compatibility - colour sum

Are the macros enabled?


RE: Excel 2003 / 2007 compatibility - colour sum

Following up Combo's post - check macro security settings.


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