How can I allow users to sort a protected table using dropdowns?

I'm trying to create a table where users can't edit the content of the cells 
but can edit the ordering of the table- what's the best way to achieve this?
3/25/2010 4:05:01 AM
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I've written this code some time back for one of my users and it works 
perfectly for them. Maybe you would like to adapt to suit your needs..

Sub Sort_pr_range()
    ActiveSheet.Unprotect 'Unprotect the sheet
    Range("A1:F100").Sort Key1:=Range("B1"), _ 'where "B1" will be the sort 
      Order1:=xlAscending, Header:=xlGuess, _
      OrderCustom:=1, MatchCase:=False, _
    ActiveSheet.Protect 'Protect the sheet
End Sub

If this does not work for you then please come back to us and we will assist 


Thank you and Regards

Garreth Lombard

"Stuart Hodge" wrote:

> I'm trying to create a table where users can't edit the content of the cells 
> but can edit the ordering of the table- what's the best way to achieve this?
4/6/2010 1:10:01 PM

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