The Excel object model provides an extremely rich set of tools for us to use when creating our applications. By including calls to Windows API functions, we can enhance our applications to give them a truly professional look and feel.
This chapter has explained most of the uses of API functions that are commonly encountered in Excel application development. All the fundamental concepts have been explained and you should now be able to interpret and understand new uses of API functions as you encounter them.
All of the example routines included in this chapter have been taken from actual Excel applications and are ready for you to use in your own workbooks.