how do I find a value in all the excel 2010 worksheets ?

I have an excel file that has mutiple worksheets.   I have a summary worksheet call "List".  On this worksheet I list all the names of the other worksheets.  Now I want to look for a text "PJMNT" in all the other worksheets and enter that in "List" worksheet in column "B" next the names.  Here is my code so far but cannot seem to use the find feature.  Thank.  Nick.


Private Sub CommandButton1_Click()
  
     

Dim ws As Worksheet
Dim x As Integer
Dim foundcell As Object

x = 1
Sheets("List").Range("A:A").Clear

For Each ws In Worksheets

     Sheets("List").Cells(x, 1) = ws.Name

     'Sheets("List").Cells(x, 2) = ws.Cells.Find("PJMNT")  NOT WORKING - NEED help 

     x = x + 1
Next ws
End Sub

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countyprobSystem AnalystAsked:
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sdwalkerCommented:
What are you wanting to show in cells(x,2)?  Is there only one cell on each tab that contains this string?  Do you want it to show the location of the string on that page or do you want it to show the full string?
countyprobSystem AnalystAuthor Commented:
Each of the sheets contain a string called "PJMNT", "PJMNT2", and "PJMN3".  I would like the "List" worksheet to display the names of the sheets and then next the next column to indicate if those other sheets have the strings.  for example

column A             column B    Column C         Column D
sheet names      PJMNT         PJMNT2           PJMNT3

sheet1                x                                       x
sheet2                                   x                    x
sheet3                x                                       x
...
sheet20                                 x  


I want to find the matching string on each worksheet (sheet1, sheet2 etc...) and then put it on my "List" sheet next to the sheet names.
sdwalkerCommented:
If you use PJMNT (and not PJMNT1), then it's going to show a match, even if the cell contains PJMNT3.  Does the entire cell's contents contain "PJMNT" or is it part of a much larger string.  I'm trying to determine how to match the data.

Thanks,

sdwalker
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countyprobSystem AnalystAuthor Commented:
Yes, the entire cell content will contain the string.  It is NOT part of a much larger string.  A worksheet could contain all three strings on seperate cells.  Thanks. nick.
sdwalkerCommented:
See if this works for you.  Let me know if it doesn't or if you need to do it another way.

sdwalker
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countyprobSystem AnalystAuthor Commented:
thanks a bunch. it worked.
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