Question I am trying to determine if there is a way to prepopulate certain cells based on data in other cells on different tabs. We are performing a test for a customer. There are multiple tabs, each for different sections of the testing. I have a solutions tab, that I want only to populate should items on the other tabs need attention. If Cell A2 is the first open cell for a proposed solution on the solutions tab, and continuing on with A3, A4 etc. regardless of where the "needs attention" item is located, I want the first "needs attention" to populate A2 on the solutions tab, the next "needs attention" to A3 and so forth.
It may just be programming that is beyond my understanding or capability but I don't know if excel can even perform this function.
Answer Do right click on the Solution Sheet Tab and paste the below code and test...
Change the Range("A1:A10") to your desired range, if required.
Private Sub Worksheet_SelectionChange(ByVal Target As Range)
Dim rMyRng As Range, c As Range
Set rMyRng = Range("A1:A10")
For Each c In rMyRng
If c.Value = "" Then
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