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Posted on 2015-01-26
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How to write a VBA such that when a user input a given date, it will return the row number that are within the From & To date in the attached worksheet.

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by:Phillip Burton
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If the date is in cell D3, then the answer is

=MATCH(D3,A4:A78,1)+ROW(D3)
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by:Martin Liss
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Add this code to a module.

Sub FindRow()

Dim lngRow As Long
Dim dteFind As Date

dteFind = InputBox("Please enter the date")
With ActiveSheet
    For lngRow = 4 To .UsedRange.Rows.Count
        If dteFind <= .Cells(lngRow, 2) Then
            MsgBox "Found in row " & lngRow
            Exit Sub
        End If
    Next
End With
MsgBox "Date " & dteFind & " not found"
End Sub

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Martin Liss earned 350 total points
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Or you can return the row using a Function like this. The function will return row 0 if the date isn't found.

Usage:
Dim dte As Date

dte = "2/18/14"
MsgBox FindRow(dte)

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Private Function FindRow(dteFind As Date) As Long

Dim lngRow As Long

With ActiveSheet
    For lngRow = 4 To .UsedRange.Rows.Count
        If dteFind <= .Cells(lngRow, 2) Then
            FindRow = lngRow
            Exit Function
        End If
    Next
End With
FindRow = 0
End Function

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by:Martin Liss
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You're welcome and I'm glad I was able to help.

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