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Jmullins513
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Using Alt Codes in Excel

I am trying use the send keys function to send alt codes to values that are selected within an excel worksheet. Is this possible? So far I haven't had any luck using a variety of combinations. 

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ZS440
Resolver II
Resolver II

Hi@Jmullins513 

 

Send Key 

Example.

{ALT}({O}{C}{A})
{ALT}(hba){Enter}

 

try it 🙂

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Shalu
Microsoft
Microsoft

Hello @Jmullins513 

 

Using Sendkeys, you can send the combination of keystrokes.

 

In your case, to use Alt key -> Select the Insert Modifier and enter the keys as shown below:

Shalu_0-1614752166898.png

 

The syntax can be {Alt}({H}{I}) or {Alt}(HI)

 

If this post helps, then please Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

 

Regards,

Shalini M

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ZS440
Resolver II
Resolver II

Hi@Jmullins513 

 

Send Key 

Example.

{ALT}({O}{C}{A})
{ALT}(hba){Enter}

 

try it 🙂

Shalu
Microsoft
Microsoft

Hello @Jmullins513 

 

Using Sendkeys, you can send the combination of keystrokes.

 

In your case, to use Alt key -> Select the Insert Modifier and enter the keys as shown below:

Shalu_0-1614752166898.png

 

The syntax can be {Alt}({H}{I}) or {Alt}(HI)

 

If this post helps, then please Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

 

Regards,

Shalini M

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