Delete Rows

Hello

Need a macro to go to sheet "VAS" and search in column F, if the word "expired" appears, then delete that entire row and move up the data below it.
macone1976Incident ResponderAsked:
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Farzad AkbarnejadDeveloperCommented:
Hello,
Create a macro and write the following lines of code in your macro:
Dim FindRow As Range
Set FindRow = Me.Sheets("VAS").Range("F:F").Find(What:="expired", LookIn:=xlValues)
Rows(FindRow.Row).Delete (True)

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Karthik RamachandranCommented:
Try this.
Sub DeleteRowsWithExpired()
    MySheet = ActiveWorkbook.Worksheets("VAS")
    Last = Cells(Rows.Count, "F").End(xlUp).Row
    For i = Last To 1 Step -1
        If (Cells(i, "F").Value) = "expired" Then
            Cells(i, "A").EntireRow.Delete
        End If
    Next i
End Sub

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macone1976Incident ResponderAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the code Farzad, however it is only deleting just the first expired row, there are more than just one row with Expired on it.  how do i get them all deleted
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macone1976Incident ResponderAuthor Commented:
Karthik, I am getting a runtime error on the second line, it says object doesnt support this property
Farzad AkbarnejadDeveloperCommented:
Simply write:
Sub DelR()
On Error GoTo finish
Dim FindRow As Range
Do
    Set FindRow = Me.Sheets("VAS").Range("F:F").Find(What:="expired", LookIn:=xlValues)
    Rows(FindRow.Row).Delete (True)
    Loop
finish:
End Sub

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Farzad AkbarnejadDeveloperCommented:
The above code delete all rows with "expired" word with no error.
macone1976Incident ResponderAuthor Commented:
Thank You
Roy CoxGroup Finance ManagerCommented:
The best way to code this would be to use AutoFilter. Automating AutoFilter will be much faster especially on large data sets
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