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Hi all,

I have an excel file with many different, but very similar, userforms
When i click on a cell in my worksheet a specific userform will open according to the cell text.

I wanted to know if there is a way to add a c# form to excel which will behave as a userform?
Since the visual studio interface is much simpler and a lot more generic then vb...

Posted 4-Mar-13 21:31pm

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Solution 1

You have some possibilities:
1) Actually Excel (and practically all Office application) support Add-ins. Thus you could make a legacy excel add-in. There are several tutorials out there, but this is not the simplest one.
2) An other interesting approach:[^]
3) You can call managed code from excel vba, but it is not the wisest one, since vba runs in a rather undeterministic way. Start here:[^]
4) Interop Forms Toolkit[^] might be also an alternative to consider.
nirnirle at 7-Mar-13 4:20am
Thanks for your answer.
All of your suggestion seems reasonable, I will have to examine them more thoroughly.
Zoltán Zörgő at 7-Mar-13 4:51am
You are welcome.

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