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how do i put value in variable in VB excel 2003?

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what is wrong with this line?
i would like to put the value of cell(i,j) in vairable upc_number how do i write it?

Dim upc_number
upc_number = Range(ThisWorkbook.Sheets("CDF UPC Numbers").cell(2, 1).Value)

error "Object does not support this property or method"

please advice thanks
gvilbis
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upc_number = ThisWorkbook.Sheets("CDF UPC Numbers").cells(i, j).Value
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1. Note that it is "cells", not "cell".
2. ThisWorkbook.Sheets("CDF UPC Numbers").cells(2, 1).Value gets you the contents of cell A2. Then you want a range from a single number - that is not allowable. A range is a series of cells, e.g. A1:B2 is a range. Basically, for you are doing, you don't need it.
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Assuming, of course, that A2 doesn't contain the address of a range. ;)
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:-)
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