[Last Call] Learn about multicloud storage options and how to improve your company's cloud strategy. Register Now

x
?
Solved

SPACE CREATION MACRO

Posted on 2014-02-20
3
Medium Priority
?
213 Views
Last Modified: 2014-02-21
Reference the attached Excell file (spacingex.xlsx)

Would like to have a macro that creates 4 spaces after each DIFFERENT description listed.

Sheet 1 of the attached file has 7 different descriptions.
Other sheets that this macro can be applied will have anywhere from 2 to 15 different descriptions listed.

Sheet 1 of the attached file has the first description starting at cell location B5
Other sheets that this macro can be applied can have any starting point.

The cursor will be manually placed at the starting point, before the macro is run.

Sheet2 of the attached file shows the results of placing the cursor at B and then running the macro

MY system is Windows 8 and am running Excell 2013

                                                Tom
SPACINGEX.xlsx
0
Comment
Question by:radrick60
[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
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 59

Expert Comment

by:Saurabh Singh Teotia
ID: 39873008
Try this code..this will do what you are looking for...

Sub addspace()
Application.ScreenUpdating = False

    Dim lrow As Long, srow As Long
    Dim x As Long
    srow = 6    '<--- Your Starting Point

    Do Until srow > Cells(Cells.Rows.Count, "B").End(xlUp).Row

        If Cells(srow - 1, "b").Value = Cells(srow, "b").Value Then
            srow = srow + 1
        Else
           For x = 0 To 3
            Rows(srow + x).Insert
         Next x
            srow = srow + 5
        End If
    Loop

Application.ScreenUpdating = True
End Sub

Open in new window

0
 

Author Comment

by:radrick60
ID: 39873233
WORKED PERFECTLY!!

How do I make this macro available for all my current excell files and future files that i will create?
0
 
LVL 59

Accepted Solution

by:
Saurabh Singh Teotia earned 2000 total points
ID: 39873330
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: SSL Checker

Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

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

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.
Freeze panes is an option within all variants of Excel to enable parts of a sheet to remain stationary when the cursor is in another part of the sheet. This is a very useful feature which is overlooked or under used.
This Micro Tutorial demonstrates in Microsoft Excel how to consolidate your marketing data by creating an interactive charts using form controls. This creates cool drop-downs for viewers of your chart to choose from.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how to create pivot charts out of a data set. I also added a drop-down menu which allows to choose from different categories in the data set and the chart will automatically update.

650 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