Solved

How to prevent an error in a vba script if a search value in a code is not present in the data source?

Posted on 2014-10-28
2
109 Views
Last Modified: 2014-10-28
When using the below vba code, how do I prevent getting an error when the source data does not contain "Name:" or "Computer Name:"?

 
Sub macro()

aLines = Split(Range("A2"), vbLf)
strTmp = Filter(aLines, "Name:")(0)
Range("B5") = Trim(Split(strTmp, ":")(1))
strTmp = Filter(aLines, "Computer Name:")(0)
Range("B6") = Mid(Trim(Split(strTmp, ":")(1)), 4, 4)
strTmp = ""
For Each c In Sheets("Techs").Range(Sheets("Techs").Range("A2"), Sheets("Techs").Range("A" & Rows.Count).End(xlUp))
    If InStr(1, Range("A2"), c) Then strTmp = c.Value
Next
Range("B7") = strTmp
End Sub

Open in new window

0
Comment
Question by:kbay808
[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 Comments
 
LVL 17

Accepted Solution

by:
selvol earned 500 total points
ID: 40409801
Try

Application.DisplayAlerts = False

Open in new window


On Error Resume Next

Open in new window


Selvol
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:kbay808
ID: 40409973
Thank you very much
0

Featured Post

PeopleSoft Has Never Been Easier

PeopleSoft Adoption Made Smooth & Simple!

On-The-Job Training Is made Intuitive & Easy With WalkMe's On-Screen Guidance Tool.  Claim Your Free WalkMe Account Now

Question has a verified solution.

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

This article will guide you to convert a grid from a picture into Excel format using Microsoft OneNote and no other 3rd party application.
When you see single cell contains number and text, and you have to get any date out of it seems like cracking our heads.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate on a Mac how to change the sort order for chart legend values and decrpyt the intimidating chart menu.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate the scrolling table in Microsoft Excel using the INDEX function.

751 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