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    All i want to do is create a button that performs the alt+F function to find a cell. i have a list of names and i want a button at the top of the page to press alt+F. or something similar. when I try to record it to do this the find function is in grey text meaning i cant select it. plz help
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    Hi

    How about

    Sub MyFind()
    Application.Dialogs(xlDialogFormulaFind).Show
    End Sub



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    i cannot get this to work still when i edit the macro do i delete what is already in it, allt he sub bit and stuff? i dont know how to write all the code. ive tried a few variations and still cannot get it to work, help appreciated though. argh coursework due in in a couple of hours. plz help thanx

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    Is the button doing anything else apart from the Find function?

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    The best thing to do is go into VBA, insert a module, then copy and paste Dave's code into it, cos it works great. Then just go back into Excel, and assign the MyFind macro to your button by right clicking it

    [ This Message was edited by: audiojoe on 2002-03-08 04:32 ]

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    thankyou so much

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