Worksheet.Protection property (Excel)
Returns a Protection object that represents the protection options of the worksheet.
expression A variable that represents a Worksheet object.
This example protects the active worksheet and then determines if columns can be inserted on the protected worksheet, notifying the user of this status.
Sub CheckProtection() ActiveSheet.Protect ' Check the ability to insert columns on a protected sheet. ' Notify the user of this status. If ActiveSheet.Protection.AllowInsertingColumns = True Then MsgBox "The insertion of columns is allowed on this protected worksheet." Else MsgBox "The insertion of columns is not allowed on this protected worksheet." End If End Sub
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