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I have this delete function below.  However I need to make an exception.  I need to keep the shape called Picture 1, how would i modify this to do that

Function DeletePictures()

   Dim TargetShape As Shape
   Sheet20.Select
   If ActiveSheet.Type <> xlWorksheet Then Exit Function
   
   For Each TargetShape In ActiveSheet.Shapes
      If TypeOf TargetShape.DrawingObject Is Picture Then TargetShape.Delete
   Next TargetShape

End Function
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Question by:sandramac
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You can do it like this.
Function DeletePictures()
Dim TargetShape As Shape


   If Sheet20.Type <> xlWorksheet Then Exit Function
   
   For Each TargetShape In Sheet20.Shapes
      If TypeOf TargetShape.DrawingObject Is Picture And TargetShape.Name <> "Picture 1" Then 
          TargetShape.Delete
     End If
   Next TargetShape

End Function 

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Perfect, thanks
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