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Is there a way to view updated data in a shared workbook without having to write a macro or closing and reopening Excel?

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For Shared Workbook updating in Excel 2007+:

Go to the Review Tab, Changes section and click on Share Workbook. Click on the Advanced Tab, and in the Update changes section select Automatically and Just see other users' changes as shown:

Shared Workbook Dialog

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Thanks. Doesn't quite work with Excel 2007 and also it only works with formulas. I need all the data to be updated automatically be it text, calculations, etc –  PeanutsMonkey Aug 4 '11 at 3:04
    
@PeanutsMonkey, answer updated, I'll edit your question to make it clearer what you wanted. –  Lance Roberts Aug 4 '11 at 3:59
    
Thanks Lance. That's fantastic. –  PeanutsMonkey Aug 11 '11 at 1:57
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