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Excel 2013 - VB code for a simple process to move down a single row

Posted on 2014-11-12
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I only know a little about VB - enough to be dangerous. If I have the following code, how can I change it to move down a single row without it naming a specific range – “A1342” in this example????? I do not want it to put the actual range in there; I just want to move down a single row. Thanks.

Sub Remove_Blanks()
'
' Remove_Blanks Macro
' Delete blank rows
'

'
    Range("A1342").Select
    Range(Selection, Selection.End(xlDown)).Select
    Selection.EntireRow.Delete
    ActiveSheet.ShowAllData
    Range("A2").Select
End Sub
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Question by:esu4236
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by:Kimputer
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Assuming you want the code to change to where you put your cursor (or to be more exact, the cell you clicked):

Sub Remove_Blanks()
'
' Remove_Blanks Macro
' Delete blank rows
'

'
    ActiveCell.Select
    
    Range(Selection, Selection.End(xlDown)).Select
    Selection.EntireRow.Delete
    If ActiveSheet.FilterMode = True Then
        ActiveSheet.ShowAllData
    End If
    Range("A2").Select
End Sub

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Your code is set to delete stuff, while your post mentions moving down, which is basically a different thing. I left the code as it is, until you ask for other instructions.
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by:esu4236
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Ignoring the deleting of the blank rows part, I just want the line of code shown below to move down a single row rather than going to this particular cell:

Range("A1342").Select
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The user figured it out - It was the Offset(1,0).  Thanks.
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by:Kimputer
ID: 40437990
Sub Move_down()
'
' select current
' Jump one cell down

    ActiveCell.Select
    Selection.Offset(1, 0).Select
    
End Sub

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This code just jumps one down. From where you clicked the last time (as you said, you don't want to specify the cell, which means you have to click a cell and then run this code)
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by:esu4236
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Because a user on my end figured it out.
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