advanced filter not working

I have a spreadsheet of data with numerous columns. I want to filter one column based on unique records only. I selected the advanced filter but its not filtering the data to one row per value there are numerous rows of data per unique value. Why would this be?
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Phillip BurtonDirector, Practice Manager and Computing ConsultantCommented:
It should do - I've just tested it.

Can you post your spreadsheet and say what you are doing.
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pma111Author Commented:
It did in the end, lol! Think the pure volume of data was causing some issues, took around 5 minutes to properly filter!
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Phillip BurtonDirector, Practice Manager and Computing ConsultantCommented:
A quicker way, maybe, is to do a simple PivotTable with one field and no values.
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