Cell empty or not?

ds-fenwick

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Hi folks...

I have a number of cells which contain references to another cell:

ie. ='Other Sheet'!A1

Is there anyway i can cycle through my cells and tell which cells only contain a formula, and which contain the data referenced from the other sheet?


Cheers,

Dan
 

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DonkeyOte

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If you want to know if they're blank (i.e. not returned any data from the referenced cell) then try for say b1 - =if(a1="","blank",a1)
 

ds-fenwick

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Thanks for your suggestion... Its not ideal, but may have to do...

I should have said that I'm cycling through in VBA... and ultimately i want to delete rows which have not picked up referenced data...

Cheers,

Dan
 

PaddyD

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"...ultimately i want to delete rows which have not picked up referenced data..."

Dave Hawley might already have a solution for you - see the extract from workbook example on his VBA page:

http://www.ozgrid.com/

Paddy
 

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