Excel comment boxes are a very useful feature, but the comment box look hasn’t changed since slice bread. So Tom, one of our readers, took it upon himself to revamp the comment box. He wrote a simple macro to botox, smoothen and color the comment box. It is a fun and simple macro, something that can make a boring spreadsheet friday a little more exciting.
Here is the code:
Give it a try, I am sure you can afford some lipstick and a new pair of shoes for the comment boxes.
Related material on comment boxes:
- Use Data Validation Messages instead of Comment Boxes
- Programming the comment boxes using VBA
- Extract Comment Box Text using Formulas
- Change the shape of cell comments
Special thanks to Tom for sharing the macro with me. Say thanks to him if you loved it as well.