In this article, you will learn how to create a splash screen.
With splash screen appears as you open the excel file will impress the viewer.
We need to follow the below steps to launch VB editor
Click on Developer tab
From Code group select Visual Basic
Click on Insert then UserForm
The Userform will get open
From Toolbox; select Label & draw in the Userform
Rename the label box to “My Splash Screen”
To increase the size of the font
Click on Label box & right click select Properties
From Properties window; select Font & click three dots
The Font dialog box will get open
Select the font the way you want & increase the size to 20 or so to make it bigger
The next step is to insert Image
From Toolbox select Image & draw a bit bigger
Right click on Image & select Properties
Click on three dots in Picture menu in Properties
Select the path where the picture is saved
This is how the Userform looks now
Double-click on ThisWorkbook in Project pane
Enter the following coding
Private Sub Workbook_Open()
To initialize the userform; double click on the userform other than label or image
The following coding will appear
Private Sub UserForm_Click()
Replace the above code with the following code
Private Sub UserForm_Activate()
Application.OnTime Now + TimeValue("00:00:05"), "Quitform"
Now, we need to add code to Quitform that we have assigned to Userform to get activated after 5 seconds.
Click on Insert then Module
This will create new module.
Enter the following code in the Module
Save the file & then open it.
In this way, we can create a splash screen in Excel.
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