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Hi Jan,

I have the following:

In sheet1, I have a some questions and one of the questions is How many members are there in a house and their hobbies? For this question there is a dropdown box with values 1 to 10.
In sheet 2, I have ten columns from b2:k12, and each column is named MEMBER 1....10.

I would like to know how to run a macro, when the person selects number 3 from the dropdown, then 3 columns will appear (i.e. MEMBER1, MEMBER2, MEMBER3), and if selected 6 then six columns appear. The person will enter the data and there will be a macro button to save the data and another button to return to questions, making disappear the table columns.  

Many thanks,

Hi Daniel,

Suppose the # of members is entered in a cell named "NumberOfMembers". This macro creates the list of members on Sheet2:

Sub CreateMemberTable()
   Dim lCt As Long
   For lCt = 1 To Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("NumberOfMembers").Value
       Worksheets("Sheet2").Range("A1").Offset(,lCt - 1).Value = "Member " & lCt
End Sub
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