Demonstrates the use of RTD handles to represent objects in Excel
This add-in contains a lockable version of the object cache described in the User Guide topic Using object handles.
See the documentation for LockableHandleCache for details of the use pattern. You can find VBA code that makes of handle locks in the demo files LockableHandlesDemo.xls and LockableHandlesDemo.xlsm.
To edit the functions in this add-in, you need to load the extension file
See Loading an extension file
You should also make sure that none of the following extension files is loaded, since the various types of handles are mutually exclusive.
Each sample project is located in a sub-directory of the Samples directory of the XLL+ installation. To use the sample project, open the solution file LockableHandles.sln or the project file LockableHandles.vcproj.
You can enable debugging under Excel by using the Setup Debugging command in the XLL+ ToolWindow.
When delivered, the help files are excluded from the build.
You can enable the help build by selecting the files
in the Solution Explorer,
and using the right-click menu to view Properties.
Select the page "Configuration Properties/General" and
set the "Excluded from build" property to "No".
See Generating help
in the User Guide for more information.