Solved

Excel VBA Copying Data with Autofilter Crashes when there is no data to Copy

Posted on 2013-06-11
3
495 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-11
If there is data, the macro works perfectly but when there's no data in the AutoFilter, it crashes. What did I do wrong and how can I fix it? Thank you!!

' Copies Temperature errors to "Errors List"
With Sheets("All Data").Range("A3:T380")
    .AutoFilter
    .AutoFilter Field:=16, Criteria1:="1"
    .Range("A2:A" & Cells(Rows.Count, "A").End(xlUp).Row).SpecialCells(xlCellTypeVisible).Copy _
        Sheets("Errors List").Range("F11")
    .AutoFilter
End With
    ActiveSheet.ShowAllData

' Copies Humidity Errors to "Errors List"
With Sheets("All Data").Range("A3:T380")
    .AutoFilter
    .AutoFilter Field:=14, Criteria1:="1"
    .Range("A2:A" & Cells(Rows.Count, "A").End(xlUp).Row).SpecialCells(xlCellTypeVisible).Copy _
        Sheets("Errors List").Range("D11")
    .AutoFilter
End With
    ActiveSheet.ShowAllData
    
' Copies Operator Errors to "Errors List"
With Sheets("All Data").Range("A3:T380")
    .AutoFilter
    .AutoFilter Field:=11, Criteria1:="Yes"
    .Range("A2:A" & Cells(Rows.Count, "A").End(xlUp).Row).SpecialCells(xlCellTypeVisible).Copy _
        Sheets("Errors List").Range("B11")
    .AutoFilter
End With
' Remove any filters
ActiveSheet.AutoFilterMode = False

Open in new window

0
Comment
Question by:crepe
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
3 Comments
 
LVL 39

Accepted Solution

by:
nutsch earned 500 total points
ID: 39238921
if there are no visible cells, your code will crash. You can use a On error resume next line, or you could test for lines before you run your copy, e.g. with a subtotal(3 (count), as in:

if application.worksheetfunction.subtotal(3,columns(1))>1 then
.Range("A2:A" & Cells(Rows.Count, "A").End(xlUp).Row).SpecialCells(xlCellTypeVisible).Copy _
        Sheets("Errors List").Range("B11")
end if

Open in new window


Thomas
0
 
LVL 92

Expert Comment

by:Patrick Matthews
ID: 39238990
Thomas, I'll have to remember that trick.  I typically just use On Error Resume Next :)
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:crepe
ID: 39239022
Perfect! Thanks!
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

A little background as to how I came to I design this code: Around 5 years ago I designed an add-in that formatted Excel files to a corporate standard, applying different cell colours and font type depending on whether the cells contained inputs,…
This article descibes how to create a connection between Excel and SAP and how to move data from Excel to SAP or the other way around.
This Micro Tutorial demonstrate the bugs in Microsoft Excel for Mac with Pivot Charts.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how to use longer labels with horizontal bar charts instead of the vertical column chart.

691 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question