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Can ArcGIS Engine and Reader Controls be used in VBA?

Last Published: April 25, 2020


The ArcGIS Engine and ArcReader controls are not designed to work with the VBA IDE and some unexpected behavior may be encountered when used in this environment.

For supported IDEs, refer to the ArcGIS Engine System Requirements:

Developer System Requirements

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  • ArcMap
  • ArcReader

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