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sorting special multicolumn listbox

Posted on 2014-04-05
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userform
listbox

Need this sorted by column "Col1"  second column

I have data i a listbox that looks like this:
Col0          Col1
Pumps      (3)
Motors      (5)
Fans          (63)
Knives       (1)
Pullys        (101)

I need it to look like:   descending order..please
Col0          Col1
Pullys        (101)
Fans          (63)
Motors      (5)
Pumps      (3)
Knives       (1)


'=====================================================================================
    Dim i As Long
    Dim j As Long
    Dim sTemp As String
    Dim sTemp2 As String
    Dim sTemp3 As String
    Dim sTemp4 As String
    Dim sTemp5 As String
    Dim sTemp6 As String
    Dim LbList As Variant
'
    LbList = Me.ListBox1.List
    For i = LBound(LbList, 1) To UBound(LbList, 1)
        For j = i + 1 To UBound(LbList, 1)
            If LbList(i, 1) > LbList(j, 1) Then
 
                sTemp = LbList(i, 0)
                LbList(i, 0) = LbList(j, 0)
                LbList(j, 0) = sTemp
 
                sTemp2 = LbList(i, 1)
                LbList(i, 1) = LbList(j, 1)
                LbList(j, 1) = sTemp2
 
 
 
            End If
        Next j
    Next i

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fordraiders
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Are there parenthesis around number? In this case text ordering rules will work:
63,5,3,101,1
You should convert text to numbers (parenthesis should be removed) and then order as decreasing numbers
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Are there parenthesis around number?
yes
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Can you upload sample worksheet?
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ok even after taking the parenthese out..it still will not sort correctly with the code above.
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i have data pulling in from our vpn servers...no i cant send the sheet..sorry
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ok,

i used an old routine:
http://www.ozgrid.com/forum/showthread.php?t=71509

works fine:
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