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    Excel cell delete - String problem

    Hi

    The following procedure deletes any cells with UAT in the text of that
    cell moving down the column. The problem is in that column are
    sometimes words like:

    valuation etc etc

    This gets deleted because it contains UAT. How do I specify that only cells
    with the specific UAT string get deleted?

    Sub DeleteUAT()

    Dim count As Integer

    ThisWorkbook.Worksheets("reporting").Select
    Do While count < Range("H65536").End(xlUp).Row
    If Cells(count, 14).Value = "UAT" Then
    Cells(count, 14).Delete
    Else
    count = count + 1
    End If
    Loop

    count = 1
    End Sub

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    Re: Excel cell delete - String problem

    The test condition will not return true if its valuation, only if its uat. Maybe there is something with the delete operation throwing the count out of sync.
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