I have two separate workbooks that I need to compare. Task at hand is I have to find specific text in workbook 2 (col A) and once found - I then have to copy the next two cells/rows (col B and C) and paste it in wkbook 1 (col B and C) for each individual row for the text found. The ones that are not found, can be left alone or blank.
You can use this:
Dim mySearchText As String Dim wb1, wb2 As Workbook Dim sh1, sh2 As Sheets Set wb1 = Workbooks("Book1") Set wb2 = Workbooks("Book2") Do While True mySearchText = InputBox("Enter Text to Search For. Enter blank to quit operation.", "Search for") If (mySearchText = "") Then Exit Sub wb2.Activate wb2BRow = Cells(65536, 2).End(xlUp).Row wb2CRow = Cells(65536, 3).End(xlUp).Row If (wb2BRow > wb2CRow) Then wb2row = wb2BRow Else wb2row = wb2CRow End If If wb2row = 1 Then wb2row = 2 wb1.Activate On Error Resume Next If ActiveSheet.AutoFilterMode Then Cells.Select Selection.AutoFilter End If If ActiveSheet.AutoFilterMode = False Then Rows(1).Select Selection.AutoFilter End If On Error GoTo 0 Selection.AutoFilter Field:=1, Criteria1:="=" & mySearchText, Operator:=xlAnd Dim lastRow As Long lastRow = Cells(65536, 1).End(xlUp).Row If (lastRow > 1) Then Range(Cells(2, 2), Cells(lastRow, 3)).Select Selection.Copy wb2.Activate Cells(wb2row, 2).Select Selection.PasteSpecial wb2BRow = Cells(65536, 2).End(xlUp).Row wb2CRow = Cells(65536, 3).End(xlUp).Row If (wb2BRow > wb2CRow) Then wb2row = wb2BRow Else wb2row = wb2CRow End If wb2row = wb2row + 1 End If Loop
Thanks to rizvisa1 for this tip on the forum.
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