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Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications does not provide a method to determine the total number of pages that will print in a worksheet. However, you can use the ExecuteExcel4Macro method to use the GET.DOCUMENT(50) macro sheet function to return the total number of pages that will be printed on the active worksheet.
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Create a new Microsoft Excel workbook.
Select the range A1:J100.
Enter the number 1 and press CTRL+ENTER. You should see all the selected cells filled with the number 1.
Insert a Visual Basic macro module.
Type the following code in the module:
MsgBox ExecuteExcel4Macro("GET.DOCUMENT(50)") & _
" pages will be printed."
Run the macro.
Additional information on the Get.Document macro function can be found in the Excel Function reference manual.