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Old August 6th, 2003, 12:18 PM
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hi all
this loop is supposed to count how many times the 2 numbers I select from my combo boxes appear together in the same column of my excel spread sheet but always gives "10" as the asnwer could somebody tell me where the mistake is??


Dim intcount As Integer
Dim looper As Integer
Dim combo1number As Integer
Dim combo2number As Integer
Dim i As Integer
Dim exists1, exists2 As Boolean

'get the numbers you wish to search for
combo1number = 1
combo2number = 2

intcount = 0
For looper = 1 To Me.UsedRange.Columns.Count
'i.e loop through each column
exists1 = False
exists2 = False

For i = 1 To Me.UsedRange.Rows.Count
'search all rows
If Me.Range("A1").Offset(i - 1, looper - 1) = combo1number Then exists1 = True
If Me.Range("A1").Offset(i - 1, looper - 1) = combo2number Then exists2 = True

'if both numbers appear in a column, count it
If exists1 And exists2 Then intcount = intcount + 1
Text2.text= intcount



Set ws = Nothing
Set wb = Nothing
Set xlApp = Nothing

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hi there..

some things i see...
- where do you open the xls??
- why do you use me.. if you are opening a xls?? me is the current form...
- are you programing inside Excel?? then dont use offset, just set the range and use and i think you need formularr1p1 or something like that
- use a loop, not a for, so when you have 2 trues you just go out the loop
- the range is not column, rows??? i think you have misplaced the two of them...


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