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macro to fill down range in different workbooks

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I have 2 workbooks "A" and "B" including 2 sheets with the same name "data".

If the last row in WbA "data" is 250 and the last row in "WbB data" is 200, then the macro should fill down the range "A200-H250" in WbB

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by:Rgonzo1971
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Hi,

pls try


Sub Macro()

LastRowA = Sheets("A").Range("A" & Cells.Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row
LastRowB = Sheets("B").Range("A" & Cells.Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row
If LastRowB < LastRowA Then
    Sheets("B").Range("A" & LastRowB & ":H" & LastRowA).FillDown
'ElseIf LastRowB > LastRowA Then   ' if reprocicate
'    Sheets("A").Range("A" & LastRowA & ":H" & LastRowB).FillDown
End If


End Sub

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by:CC10
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Hello,  that works fine but I didn't realise that I need to copy the range rather then just fill down.
So if lastrowB is 200 and lastrow A is 250, the macro should copy the range Sheets ("A").Range A200:H250 to Sheets("B") Range A 200:H250

I could just link the ranges with formulas but that takes up space and I would prefer just to copy and paste.

Sorry about that.
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Rgonzo1971 earned 400 total points
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Hi,

pls try
Sub Macro1()

LastRowA = Sheets("A").Range("A" & Cells.Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row
LastRowB = Sheets("B").Range("A" & Cells.Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row
If LastRowB < LastRowA Then
    Sheets("A").Range("A" & LastRowB & ":H" & LastRowA).Copy _
        Destination:=Sheets("B").Range("A" & LastRowB)
End If

End Sub

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by:CC10
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Perfect. Thanks very much
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