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macro help

by JSteinmetz / October 26, 2004 12:59 AM PDT

I want to create a macro in excel which when assigned to a button, will unhide a row. The row which needs to be unhidden will change depending if the row above it has a value in the first cell of that row. If that is the case, I need the macro to unhide the next row. Does anyone know how to do that?

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Re: macro help
by Kees Bakker / October 26, 2004 2:07 AM PDT
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JSteinmetz,

It's rather simple. Loop from A1 downwards until you find a cell with that particular value. Then go down one more line and unhide it (or possibly: select line and line below it and unhide).

I won't provide code, but it's not especially difficult.

The best thing to do: buy an introductory book on VBA programming in Excel.
Or: Find VBA code and examples on the net (easy to find with google, search for Excel VBA unhide row for example) and study the VBA Help that comes with Excel.
I always advice the first to start with and only turn to the Internet once you've mastered the basics of VBA programming, but you might prefer the other way.

Kees

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Re: macro help
by JSteinmetz / October 26, 2004 6:32 AM PDT
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Thanks for your help. I figured it out.

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(NT) (NT) Good work.
by Kees Bakker / October 26, 2004 6:55 AM PDT
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