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XL-Dennis02-27-2004, 01:45 PMI agree - messing around with settings is not recommended. I use the Selection.Replace function all the time in macros... I'm thinkng: objExcel.cells.select and objExcel.Sheets("MySheet").Activate Proving you use early binding and defined objExcel as follows: Dim objExcel As ExCel.Application Set objExcel = New ExCel.Application of course see also =http://www.visualbasicforum.com/t135815.html for all Bill Jelen May 28, 2015 | CFO.com | US - Comments: 9 share Tweet Email Print - Print + Email this article To* Please enter your email address* Subject* Comments* User check over here

To avoid problems, set these arguments explicitly each time you use this method. For example, you could choose fewer decimals, or a smaller font size, or you could even choose to display the numbers in thousands. Subscribe Now Follow Us Dev Center Explore Why Office? At least this would work for me.

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  3. replacement It will replace find in string1.
  4. This is what I do my VB program: Sheets("MySheet").Activate Cells.Select Selection.Replace What:=",", Replacement:=".", LookAt:=xlPart, _ SearchOrder:=xlByColumns, MatchCase:=True Why doesn't this work, what am I doing wrong?
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  6. True to have double-byte characters match only double-byte characters.
  7. Does Find work as expected?
  8. Dennis phyzlo02-26-2004, 05:32 AMYou're right!!
  9. Using this method doesn?t change either the selection or the active cell.

Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter Reply With Quote Dec 18th, 2015,11:40 AM #6 ★ TimovieMan Board Member Join Date Dec 2015 Posts 4 Re: VBA Selection.Replace not When I record a macro and do the replacment using the GUI I get this: Cells.Select Selection.Replace What:=",", Replacement:=".", LookAt:=xlPart, _ SearchOrder:=xlByColumns, MatchCase:=True ..which seems to work fine when I run MatchByte Optional Variant You can use this argument only if you?ve selected or installed double-byte language support in Microsoft Excel. Is changing DPI of LED harmful?

Very frustrating! Excel Vba String Replace Excel Video Tutorials / Excel Dashboards Reports Reply With Quote July 14th, 2006 #2 RicoSimp View Profile View Forum Posts Senior Member Join Date 24th August 2005 Posts 195 Re: Selection.Replace The time now is 11:44 AM. We use advertisements to support this website and fund the development of new content.

Why does it not work? Regards, QuantumCat02-26-2004, 02:37 AMI can't tell what is wrong but here's a tip (made that mistake myself): If you get your code from the macro editor, be sure to watch out Regardless, I'll have to look for other workarounds as my macro trims a 36000+ row file to a 300 row file, but the file size remains almost 8 MB. Copyright 2004 - VBA Express Menu Accounting & Tax Banking & Capital Markets Growth Companies Human Capital & Careers Risk & Compliance Strategy Technology Sign InSign Up Search for: CFO

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When I do it manually (and record it as a macro), Excel does it, and the macro code looks exactly like the one I had in my macro. CFO contributor Bill Jelen. Vba Range Replace Not Working Browse other questions tagged function excel-vba replace or ask your own question. Range Replace Vba To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Sub test() MyString = "Armstrong has hamstring injury and his return is questionable" Injury = " Hamstring " NewString = Replace(MyString, Injury, "$InjType$", vbTextCompare) MsgBox (NewString) End Sub Expected Answer : check my blog Reply Mike said 01/01/16 02:32am Unfortunately, I couldn't find an answer to my question in your tip. Check out all the free tutorials and VBA code snippets! LinkBack LinkBack URL About LinkBacks Bookmark & Share Digg this Thread!Add Thread to del.icio.usBookmark in TechnoratiTweet this thread Thread Tools Show Printable Version Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode

Browse other questions tagged excel vba range or ask your own question. Just for some reason it doesn't work in my macro (even if it's the exact same code I get from recording). And I worked around the file size by copying the needed range to a new file and saving that (instead of just saving the original file as a new one). http://tubemuse.com/excel-vba/excel-vba-autofit-not-working.html Not even a "cannot find" message.

Results 1 to 4 of 4 Thread: Solved: Find / Replace not working - why? Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter Reply With Quote Dec 18th, 2015,05:12 AM #4 Andrew Poulsom MrExcel MVPModerator Join Date Jul 2002 Posts 73,092 Re: VBA Selection.Replace not If you tried Find without changing Formulas to Values, it will not find $70.81.

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Theoretically, when it comes to the actual operation, direct substitution should always beat a replace algorithm. While still focusing on the dialog, click Ctrl+A. In VBA we need to use dot to get it done properly(!!!!): Cells.Select Selection.Replace What:=".", Replacement:=".", LookAt:=xlPart, _ SearchOrder:=xlByColumns, MatchCase:=True Clear as mud... Select the range of numbers. Press Ctrl+F to display the Find dialog. 2).

When I manually enter some cells with F2 and then just Enter, then my macro DOES replace those cells. All rights reserved. PDA Why doesn't Replace work? http://tubemuse.com/excel-vba/excel-usedrange-not-working.html This is the number of occurrences to replace.

If this parameter is omitted, the REPLACE function will begin the search at position 1. Share it with others Twitter Linked In Google Reddit StumbleUpon Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not Thank you for your time, Andrew. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

How many seconds are a meter in the 4th dimension? Meaning this: if you don't specify the object to which they belong, VB might choose a default object which isn't the one you wanted. These macro codes are well commented and are completely functional when copied into a module. You will often get stung by a strange setting left behind earlier in the day, or even a setting changed when a macro tried to use the Find command with Match

The Spreadsheet Guru Home About Blog Tutorials Code Vault VBA Code Blog ● Excel VBA ● PPT VBA ● Word VBA ● General VBA Tools The Spreadsheet Guru Home/ About/ Blog/ Let's look at some Excel REPLACE function examples and explore how to use the REPLACE function in Excel VBA code: Replace("alphabet", "bet", "hydro") Result: "alphahydro" Replace ("alphabet", "a", "e") Result: "elphebet" It just stares at me. The time now is 00:44.

Ozgrid is Not Associated With Microsoft. Apparently, Excel thought I wanted to search for the text formatted in a specific way. I'm baffled. Type ### in the Find What dialog. 3).

As a VBA function, you can use this function in macro code that is entered through the Microsoft Visual Basic Editor.