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  1. #1

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    Macro shortcut key for Excel

    ive just set up a macro on my microsoft office for mac and it says to pres cmd+option+ (the letter ) which is Q

    But when i do this it closes my excel sheet however if i dont try the shortcut my macro is working ok

    on windows the shortcut key is ctrl + (letter )

    any ideas why short cut not working on mac for me?

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    -You can apply crl Q to the macro to get it to work

    cmd+option+Q is quit application and keep windows, so your Macro shortcut is clashing with a system wide OSX key combination - crl Q wont do that
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    Nov 05, 2011
    Yes thank you that worked

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