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Excel VBA Sum amount of identical rows and delete duplicate

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I have two tables,  the current one and the result needed.

i need to VBA that when i run in on current it make it like the "result needed"

basically, i have a huge data that i want to get rid of the identical rows by summing thier Order total and then deleting them.

thank you.
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Rob Henson earned 500 total points
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Create a Pivot Table on the source data and have all columns populate into the pivot table with Order as a row header by which to sum. Choose option in Pivot Design tab ? Report layout > Repeat all Item labels.

Copy Pivot and Paste Values to break link to source data.

Re-arrange to put Order column back where required.

Delete Original Data.

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Thank you Rob.

i need to do this everyday for a new set of data and pivot table can take alot of time.  would this be possible to be done programmatically using VBA?

thanks again
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Dear Rob,

I think i am going to accept and use the solution you have provided.

i think this is the best way to do this.

thank you very much for your help.
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If you leave the pivot with links to the source data and copy/paste elsewhere each time, you can then just update source with new data, refresh pivot, copy elsewhere again.

The pivot data range can be dynamic for when the size of the data changes.

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Rob
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Thank you Rob.

this is very helpful
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