Workbook.ReplyWithChanges Method (2007 System)

Sends an e-mail message to the author of a workbook that has been sent out for review, notifying him or her that a reviewer has completed review of the workbook.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.v9.0 (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.v9.0.dll)


Public Sub ReplyWithChanges ( _
    ShowMessage As Object _
Dim instance As Workbook 
Dim ShowMessage As Object

public void ReplyWithChanges(
    Object ShowMessage
void ReplyWithChanges(
    Object^ ShowMessage
public function ReplyWithChanges(
    ShowMessage : Object


  • ShowMessage
    Type: System.Object

    true to display the message; false to not display the message.


Use the SendForReview method to start a collaborative review of a workbook. If the ReplyWithChanges method is executed on a workbook that is not part of a collaborative review cycle, an exception is thrown.

Optional Parameters

For information on optional parameters, see The Variable missing and Optional Parameters in Office Solutions.


The following code example uses the ReplyWithChanges method to send a notification to the author of a review workbook that a reviewer has completed a review, after displaying the e-mail message. This example assumes that the active workbook is part of a collaborative review cycle.

This example is for a document-level customization.

Private Sub WorkbookReplyWithChanges()
End Sub
private void WorkbookReplyWithChanges()

.NET Framework Security

See Also


Workbook Class

Workbook Members

Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel Namespace