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Excel 07 MACRO to delete rows/columns w/ criteria

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by anamque, Jul 12, 2010.

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  1. anamque

    anamque Thread Starter

    May 25, 2010
    Hello - I found a previous post on this site that solves (I think) 90% of what I need to accomplish. I have a large spreadsheet that I need to:

    · Delete column C
    · Delete all rows without account numbers (Acct numbers will always be in column A)
    · Delete all rows that have dates in column F other than “00/00/0000”.

    The code I found on this site is :

    Simple vba code:
    lastrow = Range( "A65536").end(xlup).row
    For y = LastRow To 2 Step -1
    If Cells(y, x).Value = "" Then Cells(y, x).Delete shift:=xlUp
    Next y
    Set the range to the the column desired, in this case "A"
    Lastrow checks the last row and starts from the end up.
    Removes all empty rows entirely up to row 2 because row 1 generally is the header
    Happy coding

    Can anyone help me?
  2. turbodante


    Dec 19, 2008
    If there are no acct numbers, will there be

    • blanks ""
    • Space " "
    • dash -
    • other ??
    Can you provide a sample with dummy data so we can see the data structure?
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