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Excel 2013 - Quick Question

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I was experimenting with two (2) macros unsuccessfully to re-name multiple worksheets in an Excel 2013 file.  I added Developer to my toolbar, pasted some code to VBE,  clicked Run and was disappointed.  To confirm, I know ZERO - - ZIP - - NADA about macros or VBE (just clicking around).  Thereafter, I simply re-named each individual worksheet and disabled the macro.


However, now when I open a NEW Excel file it is titled Book12, Book13, Book14, Book15, Book16 (versus Book1).  Why is this happening and/or where are these unsaved files?

Normally, a new workbook always opens as Book1 until the user saves it with a specific name & location but that's not happening.  How can I correct and/or go back to the default setting?


Any help or quick solution would be greatly appreciated!  :yes:

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You probably messed up the default workbook.  I don't have 2013 Excel but usually you can just search for workbook and find the one in

/Applications/Microsoft Office 2013/Office/Startup/Excel 

or similar and remove it.

I would cut it and paste it to your desktop just in case it messes something up but usually it will regenerate a clean Workbook the next time you start Excel.

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