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Run CommandButton Code From Another Macro


I'm trying to loop through several objects and fire their "Click" events, but I'm not sure how to get it to work.

Below is an example of what I was trying to do. There are 3 objects with the name "CommandButton(1-3)".


Private Sub RunAll_Click()
Dim obj As Object
For i = 1 To 3
Set obj = UserForm1.Controls("CommandButton" & i)
obj_Click
Next i
End Sub


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