"1. Create a new simple excel file.
2. In the VBA part, set a simple password (say - 1234).3. Save the file and exit.4. Open the file you just created with a simple editor.5. Copy the lines starting with the following keys:CMG=....DPB=...GC=...6. with a simple editor (again), open the excel file you don;t knowthe VBA password for,and paste the above copied lines from the dummy file.7. save the excel file and exit.8. Now, open the excel file you need to see the VBA code in. Thepassword for the VBA codewill simply be 1234 (as in the example I'm showing here)." - From the Google Groups Post. I don't know whether he/she was the originator of the method or not...