troubleshooting Question

macro to find compare cells contents from one colume to another

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Visual Basic ClassicMicrosoft ExcelVB Script
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I am trying to write a macro that examines if the cells of one column have unique values as compared to the cells of another column. So basically I want to look at cell F1, then compare it to every cell in Column G. If it finds a duplicate value anywhere in Column G it will put "duplicate" in Cell M1, if not it will put "unique". I have started the macro and have the following:

Sub Macro1()
Dim i As Integer, Finder As Variant, SearchRange As Range, c As Variant

i = 1
Cells(i, 5).Select

Do Until Selection.Value = ""
Finder = Right((Selection.Value), (Len(Selection.Value) - 7))
Set SearchRange = ActiveSheet.Columns(7)
For Each c In SearchRange
    If c.Value = Finder Then
    Selection.Offset(0, 7).Value = "duplicate"
    Else: selections.Offset(0, 7).Value = "unique"
    End If
i = i + 1
End Sub

However I keep getting a runtime error 13 - type mismatch at 'If c.Value = Finder Then'

any help sorting me out would be much appreciated. thanks.

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