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Excel - how to remove all items with more then 7 characters from a column

Posted on 2014-04-24
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Hi EE

I have a column with 1000 rows and I need to remove all the rows where the item is more then seven characters .. any ideas ?

example:
a123456
b1234567 << Remove
b123456
c12345678  << Remove
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Sub DelRows()
Dim LR As Long, i As Long
Application.ScreenUpdating = False
LR = Range("A" & Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row
For i = LR To 1 Step -1
    If Len(Range("A" & i).Value) > 7 Then Rows(i).Delete
Next i
Application.ScreenUpdating = True
End Sub

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pony10us ! thank you
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