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Clear a Range in VBA - Excel 2007

Posted on 2012-04-04
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Hi,

In the below code before it retrieves the data I need it to clear the data that is in a range named 'ClearDataRange'.


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Sub GetData()

    'ActiveSheet.Unprotect

    X = EssVSetSheetOption(Null, 5, 1)
    Y = EssVSetSheetOption(Null, 11, True)
    X = EssVSetSheetOption(Null, 12, False)
    X = EssVSetSheetOption(Null, 13, True)
    X = EssVSetSheetOption(Null, 14, "Default")
    X = EssVSetSheetOption(Null, 18, False)
    X = EssVSetSheetOption(Null, 24, False)
    X = EssVSetSheetOption(Null, 25, False)


    X = EssVRetrieve(Null, Range("Retrieve_Data"), 1)
    If X = 0 Then
        MsgBox ("     Data Retrieve Successful.")
    Else
        MsgBox ("Retrieve Failed. Please try again.")
    End If

    Range("C15").Select
    'ActiveSheet.Protect

End Sub

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Question by:elwayisgod
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by:kgerb
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This will clear your named range

Range("ClearDataRange").Clear

Kyle
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by:elwayisgod
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Yep.  And it took my formatting with it :(   Forgot to put that stipulation in there :)
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oops, sorry,  In that case do...

Range("ClearDataRange").ClearContents

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Perfect Thanks!!!
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