VBA Remove anything in cell with brackets

jamescooper

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Hello,

Is it possible to remove any text in a cell in brackets and the brackets please?

Many thanks.
 

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MARK858

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Possibly (untested so test on test data), for column B in the code below...

Code:
Sub RemBrackets()
   Columns("B:B").Replace What:="(*)", Replacement:="", LookAt:=xlPart
End Sub
 

jamescooper

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Possibly (untested so test on test data), for column B in the code below...

Code:
Sub RemBrackets()
   Columns("B:B").Replace What:="(*)", Replacement:="", LookAt:=xlPart
End Sub

Thanks, that removes all the text in the cell with brackets, not just the text within brackets.
 

MARK858

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  1. 365
  2. 2010
Platform
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  2. Mobile
Just tested it and it doesn't with my data. Can you post your data please.
 

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