Excel -- checkboxes


Please find attached a sample spreadsheet that utilizes "check boxes" (with their controls linked to associated cells).

I need to find another way that allows me to use checkboxes; however, I don't want to manually update the controls/links for hundreds of checkboxes.

Do you know of another way to mimic this process?   Again, please find attached XLS for more details on the problem/requirement.

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Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
What do you want to "manually update" and would a macro solution be OK?
ExpExchHelpAnalystAuthor Commented:

I'd like to copy/paste row 1 and update, e.g., rows 2 through 300 with checkboxes which have individual controls (vs. all of them linked to the same cell).

Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
Sub AddCheckboxes()
Dim lngRow As Long
For lngRow = 2 To 300
    Selection.PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteAll, Operation:=xlNone, SkipBlanks:= _
        False, Transpose:=False
    With ActiveSheet.CheckBoxes.Add(Cells(lngRow, "C").Left + 3, Cells(lngRow, "C").Top - 1, Cells(lngRow, "C").Width, Cells(lngRow, "C").Height - 1)
        .Caption = "Option " & lngRow
        .LinkedCell = Cells(lngRow, "E").Address
    End With
End Sub

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ExpExchHelpAnalystAuthor Commented:
Wow... that's the PERFECT solution!!!!!   Thousand thanks for it!!!  :)
Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
You're welcome and I'm glad I was able to help.

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