Excel 2003 VB referencing #N/A not working but works in Excel 2007

I have a very simple macro that works in Excel 2007 but hangs up constantly 
in Excel 2003.  Does anyone have a work around?
When referencing cells that have a #N/A value, Excel 2003 craps out even if 
I use the ISNA application function before it. The following 2 statements 
will cause Excel 2003 VB to stop regardless of order if the cell that is 
referenced comes up with #N/A.
            Series = Cells(RowNumStart + X - 1, SeriesCol).Value
            If WorksheetFunction.IsNA(Cells(RowNumStart + X - 1, ColNum)) Then

Further background.... I am actually wanting to find #N/A values to turn 
"off" the data labels in a stacked bar chart if they are #N/A.  In Excel 
2007, this is not even required because it won't put #N/A values on the 
chart, but Excel 2003 will continue to show them on the chart as 0 value 
which clutters up the chart.  My macro just checks the value and if a value 
turns on the data label and if #N/A turns off the data label.  Again, macro 
works perfectly in Excel 2007 but I need to give to users who still have 
Excel 2003.  

Thanks for help

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KMH wrote:
> When referencing cells that have a #N/A value, Excel 2003 craps out even =
> I use the ISNA application function before it. The following 2 statements
> will cause Excel 2003 VB to stop regardless of order if the cell that is
> referenced comes up with #N/A.
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 Series =3D Cells(RowNumStart + X - 1, SeriesCol).=
> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 If WorksheetFunction.IsNA(Cells(RowNumStart + X -=
 1, ColNum)) Then

Works fine for me, I just wrote a quick test case that calls IsNA(1,2)
and throws up a MsgBox and it works, are you sure that statement is
the one that's hanging?

Phil Hibbs.
3/9/2010 5:26:41 PM

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