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XL2000: How To Share a Custom AutoFill List
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In Microsoft Excel 2000, custom lists are stored in the Microsoft Windows registry. You can exchange custom lists from one computer to another by using a macro that creates the custom list from a spreadsheet.
The "More Information" section of this article contains a sample Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications macro (Sub procedure) that you can use to create a file and distribute it to users who need the custom lists. In Excel 2000, the Excel toolbar file is called Excel Toolbars (9). The toolbar file is stored in the Microsoft Windows directory (for example, C:\Windows).
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(http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;en-us;cntactms)To create and run the sample macro, follow these steps: