Range.Activate Method (Excel)

Activates a single cell, which must be inside the current selection. To select a range of cells, use the Select method.

Syntax

expression. Activate

expression A variable that represents a [Range](./Excel.Range(Graph property).md) object.

Return Value

Variant

Example

This example selects cells A1:C3 on Sheet1 and then makes cell B2 the active cell.

Worksheets("Sheet1").Activate 
Range("A1:C3").Select 
Range("B2").Activate

See also

Range Object