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Posted on 2015-02-18
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Hi ,

I am working on a build sheet where we will be doing checks manually now.
I need your help to automate the 3 tasks.

1. Spell check
2. Highlight rows which dont have any plots. (In the attached row 4 has no plots)
3. Highlight columns which have unique plots.(in the attached column F and H has unique plots)

For spell check , i find the below macro online from excel tricks. but i need your help on adding the task2 and 3 with this macro.
Sub ColorMispelledCells()
For Each cl In ActiveSheet.UsedRange
If Not Application.CheckSpelling(Word:=cl.Text) Then _
cl.Interior.ColorIndex = 28
Next cl
End Sub

The attached is only sample and the column/row may be varied.

Thanks
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Question by:magento
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by:Rgonzo1971
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by:Rgonzo1971
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HI,

pls try

For Each rw In ActiveSheet.UsedRange.Rows
    Debug.Print Application.CountA(rw)
    If Application.CountA(rw) = 0 Then
        rw.Interior.ColorIndex = 28
    End If
Next rw
For Each cl In ActiveSheet.UsedRange.Columns
    If Application.CountA(cl) = 1 Then
        cl.Interior.ColorIndex = 28
    End If
Next rw

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Regards
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by:magento
ID: 40618304
Sorry , Please find the attachment .
plot-ee.xlsx
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Rgonzo1971 earned 2000 total points
ID: 40618329
Hi,

pls try

Sub Macro()

Set myRange = Range(Range("F3"), Cells(Range("E" & Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row, Cells(1, Columns.Count).End(xlToLeft).Column))
For Each rw In myRange.Rows
    Debug.Print Application.CountA(rw)
    If Application.CountA(rw) = 0 Then
        rw.Interior.ColorIndex = 20
    End If
Next rw
For Each cl In myRange.Columns
    If Application.CountA(cl) = 0 Then
        cl.Interior.ColorIndex = 20
    End If
Next

End Sub

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Regards EDIT Variable number of cols
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