Evaluate Function and Chr(34) in excel vba

This statement below is true, but it is not recognizing it as true. I assume it is because I need to put the Chr(34) somewhere but I do not know where I need to. Can you help me?

If Application.Evaluate(Chr(34) & InStr(r.Offset(0, VarA1).Value, VarC1) > 0 & Chr(34)) Then run code a

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byundtCommented:
Why are you using Evaluate at all? Why not:
If InStr(1, r.Offset(0, VarA1).Value, VarC1) > 0 Then 'run code a
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tiehazeAuthor Commented:
the code I am using is very complicated, I just threw in that one line

The reason I am using evaluate is because I have a variable that is equal to:
=
<> 
>
<
and the only way to use those is with evaluate.
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tiehazeAuthor Commented:
nevermind, you are correct. thanks
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byundtCommented:
If you have an operator, as in your earlier question, you do not need the Chr(34) at all. This is because you are concatenating several values, and the result is a string. Putting that string inside double quotes then causes an error because the double quotes aren't required.
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Rory ArchibaldCommented:
FYI, you only needed the CHR(34) before because you were comparing text strings ("M"="M" is true, but M=M makes Excel think M is a variable of some kind). Here you are are comparing numbers, so you wouldn't need the CHR(34).
Regards,
Rory
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