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How To Find if Excel Selection has any Hidden Rows/Columns

Posted on 2013-05-18
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Heyas,

Is their a way in VBA to determine if an excel cell selection has any missing rows or colums in the selection?

Any help would be much appeciated.

Thank you.
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If you don't have more than 8192 non-contiguous areas (a limit removed in Excel 2010 and later) you could use SpecialCells to return the visible cells:
NumberHiddenRows = Selection.Rows.Count - Selection.SpecialCells(xlCellTypeVisible).Rows.Count

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If you have Excel 2007 and earlier and might have more than 8192 non-contiguous areas in your selection, then you need to loop through the selection 16000 cells at a time.
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Thank you for the info.
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