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Button Separating out like numbers from columns

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I am looking to see how I can capture the numbers of 5, 4, 3, 2, and 1's in columns AJ thru AO.  However, columns (AJ & AK) needs to be combined and column (AL & AM), and (AN & AO) respectively.  Right now I have to do a pivot table to capture this information. My process is to copy and paste for example column AK under AJ prior to doing the pivot table and then AL and AM and so on.  Is there a macro that can be written with a button that can automatically capture this information upon request? Please note that because I am copying column AK (site B) underneath column AJ (site A) the pivot table picks up the name for site A and so on.  Attached are the spreadsheet and an example of desired outcome?
IWARspreadsheet-database-FEB12.xls
Sample-pivot-table-output.xls
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kgerb earned 500 total points
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Hello Melbut,
Try this.  Run the sub Summarize and it will populate the Output sheet.  I think it will do what you want.  Give it a shot and let me know.

Kyle
Sub Summarize()
Dim lFRow As Long, lLRow As Long, sCols(), sAdd As String
Dim i As Long, j As Long
lFRow = 4
ReDim sCols(1 To 3, 1 To 2)
sCols(1, 1) = "AJ"
sCols(1, 2) = "AK"
sCols(2, 1) = "AL"
sCols(2, 2) = "AM"
sCols(3, 1) = "AN"
sCols(3, 2) = "AO"
For i = 1 To 3
    lLRow = Columns(sCols(i, 1) & ":" & sCols(i, 2)).Find("*", SearchDirection:=xlPrevious).Row
    sAdd = sCols(i, 1) & 1 & ":" & sCols(i, 2) & lLRow
    For j = 0 To 5
        Range("rngTot" & i).Offset(j + 1) = CountValues(Range(sAdd), j)
    Next j
Next i
    
End Sub

Function CountValues(rng As Range, lVal As Long) As Long
Dim c As Range, sAdd As String
CountValues = 0
With rng
    Set c = .Find(lVal, LookIn:=xlValues, lookat:=xlWhole)
    If Not c Is Nothing Then
        sAdd = c.Address
        Do
            CountValues = CountValues + 1
            Set c = .FindNext(c)
        Loop While Not c Is Nothing And c.Address <> sAdd
    End If
End With
End Function

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by:Melbut
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This looks to be functioning  with no problems.  Thank you!
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by:Melbut
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Thank you for the quick response!
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by:kgerb
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You're welcome.  Glad to help.
Kyle
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