Using VBA to search for cell attributes in Excel

Posted on 2014-04-24
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Last Modified: 2014-04-25

I'm just learning VBA for Excel 2010 and am faced with looking for cells in a table which have a certain characteristic.  In this case, a percentage format applied.  Haven't seen an obvious way so far to search for this type of characteristic.



Question by:Ben Conner
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Rgonzo1971 earned 2000 total points
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pls try

Sub Macro()
Set myRange = ActiveSheet.UsedRange
Application.FindFormat.NumberFormat = "0.00%"

Set Result = myRange.Find(what:="", searchformat:=True)
    If Not Result Is Nothing Then
        strFirstAddress = Result.Address
            lCount = lCount + 1
            Set Result = myRange.Find(what:="", after:=Result, searchformat:=True)
        Loop While Not Result Is Nothing And Result.Address <> strFirstAddress
        MsgBox lCount & " Found", vbInformation
        MsgBox "None Found", vbExclamation
    End If
End Sub

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