Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Delete/ Remove duplicate rows in Excel

Public Sub DeleteDuplicateRows()
' This macro deletes duplicate rows in the selection. Duplicates are
' counted in the COLUMN of the active cell.

Dim Col As Integer
Dim r As Long
Dim C As Range
Dim N As Long
Dim V As Variant
Dim Rng As Range

On Error GoTo EndMacro
Application.ScreenUpdating = False
Application.Calculation = xlCalculationManual

Col = ActiveCell.Column

If Selection.Rows.Count > 1 Then
Set Rng = Selection
Set Rng = ActiveSheet.UsedRange.Rows
End If

N = 0
For r = Rng.Rows.Count To 1 Step -1
V = Rng.Cells(r, 1).Value
If Application.WorksheetFunction.CountIf(Rng.Columns(1), V) > 1 Then
N = N + 1
End If
Next r


Application.ScreenUpdating = True
Application.Calculation = xlCalculationAutomatic

End Sub