loop, find and delete

boxsterman

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Hi all,

I have a column in a sheet which was imported from our system, the problem is that the percentage sign '%' is placed into a cell on its own, when it infact belongs to the cell before it (to the left).

I want to be able to loop through column I, find each % sign, select that cell and delete (shift cells left).

I think this is relatively straight forward, I just can't get the loop to work right.

Thanks,

J
 

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Hi J

Please try the following code:

Hope this helps
PGC

Code:
Option Explicit

Sub DeletePerc()
Dim rC As Range
    
With Worksheets("Sheet1").Columns("I")
    
    Set rC = .Find(What:="%", LookIn:=xlValues, lookat:=xlWhole)
    Do While Not rC Is Nothing
        rC.Delete Shift:=xlShiftToLeft
        Set rC = .Find(What:="%")
    Loop

End With

End Sub
 
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