sort selected worksheets A-Z by means of a macro

Dear Experts:

I would like to run a macro that performs the following action:

The currently contiguously selected worksheets are to be sorted A-Z.

Help is much appreciated. Thank you very much in advance.

Regards, Andreas
Andreas HermleTeam leaderAsked:
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Roy CoxGroup Finance ManagerCommented:
Try this
Option Explicit

Sub SortWorksheets()

''/// sort worksheets in a workbook in ascending order

    Dim iCnt As Integer, iX As Integer, iJ As Integer

    Application.ScreenUpdating = False

    iCnt = Worksheets.Count

    If iCnt = 1 Then Exit Sub

    For iX = 1 To iCnt - 1

        For iJ = iX + 1 To iCnt

            If Worksheets(iJ).Name < Worksheets(iX).Name Then

                Worksheets(iJ).Move Before:=Worksheets(iX)

            End If

        Next iJ

    Next iX

End Sub

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Andreas HermleTeam leaderAuthor Commented:
Hi Roy,

thank you very much for your swift and professional help. As a matter of fact I would sort just the selected ones and leave the non-selected alone.

Is this possible?

Regards, Andreas
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NorieAnalyst Assistant Commented:
Andreas

Are the selected sheets contiguous?
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Roy CoxGroup Finance ManagerCommented:
This code here should do that
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Rgonzo1971Commented:
Hi,

pls try
Sub SortWorksheets()
     
    Dim N As Integer
    Dim M As Integer
    
    Set sel = ActiveWindow.SelectedSheets
    For M = 1 To sel.Count
        For N = M To sel.Count
            If UCase(sel.Item(N).Name) < UCase(sel.Item(M).Name) Then
                sel.Item(N).Move Before:=sel.Item(M)
            End If
        Next N
    Next M
End Sub

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Andreas HermleTeam leaderAuthor Commented:
Hi Rafael, this did the trick and all my selected sheets (contiguous) got sorted. Thank you very much.

To all the others, thank you very much for your great, professional and swift support.

Regards, Andreas
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