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macro to hide/unhide cells

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by aviflux, Oct 16, 2008.

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  1. aviflux

    aviflux Thread Starter

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    Hello

    Yesterday I created a code that hides/unhides rows when checkbox is clickedand goes something like this:

    Rows("22:24").EntireRow.Hidden = Not Rows("22:24").EntireRow.Hidden

    But now i only want to hide/unhide specified cells. So how can i modify the code above to do this or do I need some new code.

    Thanks for help :)
     
  2. MRdNk

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    "hide/unhide specified cells" - I take it, you mean rows, not cells.

    What's your criteria for hiding/unhiding the row? All you need to do is loop through each row in your criteria column, and then program this in as your hide/unhide criteria.

    Pseudo Code:
    Code:
    Sub hideAndUnhide()
    [INDENT]For Each Cell In Range("A1",Range("A1").End(xlDown))
    [INDENT]If(Cell.Value = 1) Then 
    [INDENT]Rows(Cell.Row).EntireRow.Hidden = True [/INDENT]
    Else
    [INDENT]Rows(Cell.Row).EntireRow.Hidden = False[/INDENT]
    End If[/INDENT]
    Next Cell
    [/INDENT]
    End Sub
    
    If you let me know your data layout, and your criteria, I should be able to make a proper version for you. Even better would be to post your excel sheet with dummy data (remove any sensitive data).
     
  3. slurpee55

    slurpee55

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    Just to clarify on what MrdNK was saying, you can't hide single cells. You can only hide columns or rows.
     
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