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Search and Replace VBA

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I need excel vba to search and replace based on certain conditions.


Replace entries in Column D as described below.

ORANGE with ORANGE SODA
GRAPE with GRAPE SODA
RED with RED SODA

then change all the entries that don't match ORANGE SODA, GRAPE SODA, and RED SODA in  column D with SODA POP
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by:Martin Liss
ID: 37763353
Private Sub CommandButton1_Click()
Dim r As Range
Dim i As Long

Set r = Range("D1").End(xlDown).Offset(0, 0)
For i = 1 To r.Row

    Select Case UCase(Range("D" & i).Value)
        Case "ORANGE"
            Range("D" & i).Value = "ORANGE SODA"
        Case "GRAPE"
            Range("D" & i).Value = "GRAPE SODA"
        Case "RED"
            Range("D" & i).Value = "RED SODA"
        Case Else
            Range("D" & i).Value = "SODA POP"
    End Select
Next

End Sub
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chinawal earned 250 total points
ID: 37763419
Columns("D:D").Select
    Selection.Replace What:="ORANGE", Replacement:="ORANGE SODA", LookAt:= _
        xlWhole, SearchOrder:=xlByRows, MatchCase:=False, SearchFormat:=False, _
        ReplaceFormat:=False
   
    Columns("D:D").Select
    Selection.Replace What:="GRAPE", Replacement:="GRAPE SODA", LookAt:= _
        xlWhole, SearchOrder:=xlByRows, MatchCase:=False, SearchFormat:=False, _
        ReplaceFormat:=False

    Columns("D:D").Select
    Selection.Replace What:="RED", Replacement:="RED SODA", LookAt:= _
        xlWhole, SearchOrder:=xlByRows, MatchCase:=False, SearchFormat:=False, _
        ReplaceFormat:=False


    For Each c In Range("D1:D99999").Cells
        If (c.Value <> "ORANGE SODA" And c.Value <> "GRAPE SODA" And c.Value <> "RED SODA" And c.Value <> "") Then c.Value = "SODA POP"
    Next
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