charlests

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Hi, I need a macro with following conditions,

1) If cells in column A is equal to any one of the cells in column G then
2) The corresponding cell value in column C should say "Match"
3) If not, the correcsponding cell value in column C should say "Not Match"

I am a beginner in Macro and I have tried one macro with x and y as variables but not getting the result I wanted, if you could help me with the macro code, it would be very helpful for me.
Thanks in advance
 

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oldbrewer

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if it must be a macro do the logic in stages. for every cell in column A look for a match in EVERY cell in column G - as soon as match is found, stop, and put match in column C - if macro completes without finding match put "not match" in C

say you have 10 rows of data

for j=1 to 10
for k= 1 to 10

k cycles through every row while J holds on row 1

can you now do the logic yourself ?
 

charlests

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if it must be a macro do the logic in stages. for every cell in column A look for a match in EVERY cell in column G - as soon as match is found, stop, and put match in column C - if macro completes without finding match put "not match" in C

say you have 10 rows of data

for j=1 to 10
for k= 1 to 10

k cycles through every row while J holds on row 1

can you now do the logic yourself ?

Thanks for your reply, I have tried similar to that, it goes like this

Sub match()
Dim x As Integer
Dim y As Integer
For x = 7 To 10
For y = 7 To 12
If Cells(x, 1) = Cells(y, 7) Then
Cells(x, 3).Value = "Match"
Else
Cells(x, 3).Select
ActiveCell.Offset(-2, -2).Copy
Cells(x, 3).Select
ActiveSheet.Paste
End If
Next y, x
End Sub


Im not getting the result I wanted with this macro, as I am beginner to macro, please send the full code. Thanks again
 

hiker95

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charlests,

1. What version of Excel and Windows are you using?

2. Are you using a PC or a Mac?

In the future when asking for help you should give us a screenshot of your raw data, and, also give us a screenshot of what the results should look like.

If I understand you correctly.

I assume that your raw data contains titles in row 1.

And, you only have to loop thru column A.

Sample raw data:

<b>Excel 2007</b><table cellpadding="2.5px" rules="all" style=";background-color: #FFFFFF;border: 1px solid;border-collapse: collapse; border-color: #A6AAB6"><colgroup><col width="25px" style="background-color: #E0E0F0" /><col /><col /><col /><col /><col /><col /><col /></colgroup><thead><tr style=" background-color: #E0E0F0;text-align: center;color: #161120"><th></th><th>A</th><th>B</th><th>C</th><th>D</th><th>E</th><th>F</th><th>G</th></tr></thead><tbody><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">1</td><td style=";">Title A</td><td style=";">Title B</td><td style=";">Title C</td><td style=";">Title D</td><td style=";">Title E</td><td style=";">Title F</td><td style=";">Title G</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">2</td><td style="text-align: right;;">1</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">11</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">3</td><td style="text-align: right;;">2</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">12</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">4</td><td style="text-align: right;;">3</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">5</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">5</td><td style="text-align: right;;">4</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">8</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">6</td><td style="text-align: right;;">5</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">13</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">7</td><td style="text-align: right;;">6</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">14</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">8</td><td style="text-align: right;;">7</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">2</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">9</td><td style="text-align: right;;">8</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">15</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">10</td><td style="text-align: right;;">9</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">16</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">11</td><td style="text-align: right;;">10</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">3</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">12</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td></tr></tbody></table><p style="width:3.6em;font-weight:bold;margin:0;padding:0.2em 0.6em 0.2em 0.5em;border: 1px solid #A6AAB6;border-top:none;text-align: center;background-color: #E0E0F0;color: #161120">Sheet1</p><br /><br />

After the macro:

<b>Excel 2007</b><table cellpadding="2.5px" rules="all" style=";background-color: #FFFFFF;border: 1px solid;border-collapse: collapse; border-color: #A6AAB6"><colgroup><col width="25px" style="background-color: #E0E0F0" /><col /><col /><col /><col /><col /><col /><col /></colgroup><thead><tr style=" background-color: #E0E0F0;text-align: center;color: #161120"><th></th><th>A</th><th>B</th><th>C</th><th>D</th><th>E</th><th>F</th><th>G</th></tr></thead><tbody><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">1</td><td style=";">Title A</td><td style=";">Title B</td><td style=";">Title C</td><td style=";">Title D</td><td style=";">Title E</td><td style=";">Title F</td><td style=";">Title G</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">2</td><td style="text-align: right;;">1</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Not Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">11</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">3</td><td style="text-align: right;;">2</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">12</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">4</td><td style="text-align: right;;">3</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">5</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">5</td><td style="text-align: right;;">4</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Not Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">8</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">6</td><td style="text-align: right;;">5</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">13</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">7</td><td style="text-align: right;;">6</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Not Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">14</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">8</td><td style="text-align: right;;">7</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Not Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">2</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">9</td><td style="text-align: right;;">8</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">15</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">10</td><td style="text-align: right;;">9</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Not Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">16</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">11</td><td style="text-align: right;;">10</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style=";">Not Match</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;">3</td></tr><tr ><td style="color: #161120;text-align: center;">12</td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td><td style="text-align: right;;"></td></tr></tbody></table><p style="width:3.6em;font-weight:bold;margin:0;padding:0.2em 0.6em 0.2em 0.5em;border: 1px solid #A6AAB6;border-top:none;text-align: center;background-color: #E0E0F0;color: #161120">Sheet1</p><br /><br />

Please TEST this FIRST in a COPY of your workbook (always make a backup copy before trying new code, you never know what you might lose).

1. Copy the below code
2. Open your NEW workbook
3. Press the keys ALT + F11 to open the Visual Basic Editor
4. Press the keys ALT + I to activate the Insert menu
5. Press M to insert a Standard Module
6. Where the cursor is flashing, paste the code
7. Press the keys ALT + Q to exit the Editor, and return to Excel
8. To run the macro from Excel press ALT + F8 to display the Run Macro Dialog. Double Click the macro's name to Run it.

Code:
Sub MatchAtoG()
' hiker95, 05/02/2014, ME775105
Dim c As Range, grng As Range
Application.ScreenUpdating = False
For Each c In Range("A2", Range("A" & Rows.Count).End(xlUp))
  Set grng = Columns(7).Find(c, LookAt:=xlWhole)
  If grng Is Nothing Then
    c.Offset(, 2).Value = "Not Match"
  ElseIf Not grng Is Nothing Then
    c.Offset(, 2).Value = "Match"
    Set grng = Nothing
  End If
Next c
Columns(3).AutoFit
Application.ScreenUpdating = True
End Sub

Before you use the macro with Excel 2007 or newer, save your workbook, Save As, a macro enabled workbook with the file extension .xlsm

Then run the MatchAtoG macro.
 

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