removing macros in Excel 97

I have a few spreadsheets that upon opening ask if I want 
to enable or disable the macros.  When I open the file 
there are no macros and unhiding the sheets shows no 
macros as well.  I have removed the modules that were 
present on the file but to no avail, every time I open the 
file it asks the same question.  Does anyone know how to 
find these hidden macro's.  I tried the knowledge database 
(article attached) but it didn't work as there are no 
ranges or hidden ranges as well.  Can someone help, this 
is getting frustrating.

  http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-
us;199972&Product=xlw97
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11/6/2003 9:12:04 PM
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I would imagine that there must code of some kind in an empty module or in
one of the worksheet modules or in the workbook module. Open them all (Hit
Alt and F11 to open the VB Editor) and delete everything you find. Could
there be a an Excel 4 maco worksheet that is hidden?
"Corrie" <clwagner@babcock.com> wrote in message
news:257401c3a4aa$a0a465f0$3101280a@phx.gbl...
> I have a few spreadsheets that upon opening ask if I want
> to enable or disable the macros.  When I open the file
> there are no macros and unhiding the sheets shows no
> macros as well.  I have removed the modules that were
> present on the file but to no avail, every time I open the
> file it asks the same question.  Does anyone know how to
> find these hidden macro's.  I tried the knowledge database
> (article attached) but it didn't work as there are no
> ranges or hidden ranges as well.  Can someone help, this
> is getting frustrating.
>
>   http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-
> us;199972&Product=xlw97


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alan111 (581)
11/6/2003 9:22:03 PM
There are instructions for finding and removing code on the following 
page, and a link to Chip Pearson's macro to remove all VBA code in a 
workbook:

   http://www.contextures.com/xlfaqMac.html#NoMacros

Corrie wrote:
> I have a few spreadsheets that upon opening ask if I want 
> to enable or disable the macros.  When I open the file 
> there are no macros and unhiding the sheets shows no 
> macros as well.  I have removed the modules that were 
> present on the file but to no avail, every time I open the 
> file it asks the same question.  Does anyone know how to 
> find these hidden macro's.  I tried the knowledge database 
> (article attached) but it didn't work as there are no 
> ranges or hidden ranges as well.  Can someone help, this 
> is getting frustrating.
> 
>   http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-
> us;199972&Product=xlw97

-- 
Debra Dalgleish
Excel FAQ, Tips & Book List
http://www.contextures.com/tiptech.html

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dsd1 (5911)
11/6/2003 9:32:30 PM
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