troubleshooting Question

CountIf unable to evaluate value in cell

Avatar of upobDaPlaya
upobDaPlaya asked on
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft ExcelVBA
9 Comments1 Solution159 ViewsLast Modified:
I have a VBA COUNTIF statement that will not evaluate a value within a cell unless I go into the call and re-type the cell.  The cell value is text.  As an example in the cell is 10.10.2018.  If I go into the cell and re-type in the value (note I was sent the spreadsheet, I did not type the original value).

When I set a variable to the cell it correctly displays "10.10.2018" (before any re-type.  Thus, why am I forced to re-type in the value in order for the CountIf to recognize the value ?

 Count = Application.CountIf(Cells(5, i), "10.10.2018")
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 1 Answer and 9 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 1 Answer and 9 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros