Workbook.UpdateRemoteReferences property (Excel)

True if Microsoft Excel updates remote references in the workbook. Read/write Boolean.



expression A variable that represents a Workbook object.


When a new workbook is created, the default value for the UpdateRemoteReferences property is True and dynamic data exchange (DDE) links and OLE links update automatically. If the value is False, DDE links and OLE links do not update automatically or during recalculation.


This example causes remote references to update automatically in the active workbook.

ActiveWorkbook.UpdateRemoteReferences = True

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