On the Data tab, in the Connections group, click Edit Links to launch the Edit Links dialog box. If you didn't update the links, you can still update the links here. If you don't want to display the alert and update the links automatically, Click Startup Prompt, select the third option, and click OK.

Note: if you see another alert, click Update or Don't Update.

I'll share only relevant lines of code for simplicity (complete sample file with code will be shared in the end). Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).

Hope my investigations and thoroughly described testing steps were helpful not only for me) Sample file with the above code samples is shared (many lines are commented deliberately): https:// Warnings Original answer (tested for Excel 2007 with certain options): This code works fine for me - it loops through ALL Excel files specified using wildcards in the Sub Workbook Opening2007() Dim Input Folder As String Dim Loop File Name Ext As String Input Folder = "D:\DOCUMENTS\" 'Trailing "\" is required! ") Do While Loop File Name Ext Close Excel and then open your File. Remember to reset it when you close the workbook else it will not work for other workbooks as well.

Note: after taking all the above steps the links will be disable till the excel is open, after you close the excel file you need to repeat the above steps to ensure there is no automatic updation of links.

When creating or updating a data link to an Excel file in Auto CAD, the process does not work.

To create an external reference, execute the following steps.

Select a workbook and click Update Values to update the links to this workbook. There are some web references to issues with Pivot Table links not updating in relation to 2013 upgrade and the only answers seem to be 'save without links' or 'open source file'. users must be able to view without having to open source file and simply editing links out is not a workable option.2010 version works very well, so is there a setting within 2013 that we are missing?Q): I do not want updation of links automatically whenever there is any change in the source file.You need to follow below steps: In this way we can disable automatic update of links.Due to the way of working/file sharing in our office, this is an untenable way of working.