Add character to blank range

Kyle M

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Code:
[FONT=Times New Roman][SIZE=3]Sub DelRows()
Dim Variant As Range[/SIZE][/FONT]
[FONT=Times New Roman][SIZE=3]Set Variant = Range("B172:B201")[/SIZE][/FONT]
[FONT=Times New Roman][SIZE=3]On Error GoTo GetOut
Variant.SpecialCells(xlCellTypeBlanks).Select
On Error GoTo 0
If Selection.Count = <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Variant.Count</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Then</st1:PlaceName> 'All cells were blank
<st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Range</st1:PlaceType>("171:209").EntireRow.Delete
Else
Selection.EntireRow.Delete
End If
GetOut:
'No blank cells[/SIZE][/FONT]
[FONT=Times New Roman][SIZE=3]End Sub[/SIZE][/FONT]

<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:eek:ffice:eek:ffice" /><o:p> </o:p>
The macro I am using is above. Presently it checks range B172: B201 for data. If it finds data it does nothing. However if it does not find data it deletes the rows in range 171:209. Instead of deleting the rows in range 171:209, I would like to add asterisks to the rows in range B171:B209 but I am not sure how to change the code so that it can do that, would you be able to help me?
 

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Code:
Sub AsterixRows()
Dim Var As Range
Set Var = Range("B172:B201")
On Error GoTo GetOut
Var.SpecialCells(xlCellTypeBlanks).Select
On Error GoTo 0
If Selection.Count = Var.Count Then 'All cells were blank
Range("171:209").Value = "*"
Else
Selection.Value = "*"
End If
GetOut:
'No blank cells
End Sub
 
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SOLVED: Add character to blank range

Thank you VoG this is exactly what I was trying to do!
 
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SOLVED: Add character to blank range

Andrew Poulsom, thank you for your help it is much appreciated!
 
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