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Delete some sheets but keep others

Posted on 2015-02-10
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I need vba code that will delete certain sheets but I won't know what their names are.

I do know I need to keep sheets named Start, Raw Data, Static and Age Sheet.

Any other sheet in the workbook needs to be deleted

Can an expert assist please.

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Try this macro

Sub DeleteSheets()

    Dim ws As Worksheet
   
    Application.DisplayAlerts = False   'Optional
   
    For Each ws In Worksheets
        Select Case ws.Name
            'Include sheet names to keep on next line (with comma between)
            Case "Start", "Raw Data", "Static", "Age Sheet"
                'Do nothing
            Case Else
                ws.Delete
        End Select
    Next ws

    Application.DisplayAlerts = True
   
End Sub

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by:Jagwarman
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great that works perfect.
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