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Hi Tom

I have altered a piece of code that you worte for me so that it includes five more formulas than the original code.

When I paste the code into a module the following two lines are highlighted in red. Whe n the code is run a message appears that says there is a syntax error.

could you tell me where I have gone wrong?

The two offending lines are:

sFormH = "=COUNTIF($E$2:$E$7,">4")"

sFormI = "=COUNTIF($F$2:$F$7,">-1")"

The complete code is:

Sub WriteFormula()

Dim i As Long, sFormE As String, sFormF As String

sFormE = "=IFERROR(VLOOKUP(D2,Grade_Conv,2,FALSE),"""")"

sFormF = "=IFERROR(VLOOKUP(D2,Grade_Conv,2,FALSE)-VLOOKUP($C2,Grade_Conv,2,FALSE),"""")"

sFormG = "=COUNTA($D$2:$D$6)"

sFormH = "=COUNTIF($E$2:$E$7,">4")"

sFormI = "=COUNTIF($F$2:$F$7,">-1")"

sFormJ = "=$I$1/$H$1"

sFormK = "=$J$1/$H$1"

For i = 1 To 7

With Worksheets("Sheet" & i)

.Range("E2:E400").Formula = sFormE

.Range("F2:F400").Formula = sFormF

.Range("G1").Formula = sFormG

.Range("H1").Formula = sFormH

.Range("I1").Formula = sFormI

.Range("J2:F400").Formula = sFormJ

.Range("K2:F400").Formula = sFormK

End With

Next

End Sub

The original code was:

Sub WriteFormula()

Dim i As Long, sFormE As String, sFormF As String

sFormE = "=IFERROR(VLOOKUP(D2,Grade_Conv,2,FALSE),"""")"

sFormF = "=IFERROR(VLOOKUP(D2,Grade_Conv,2,FALSE)-VLOOKUP($C2,Grade_Conv,2,FALSE),"""")"

For i = 1 To 7

With Worksheets("Sheet" & i)

.Range("E2:E400").Formula = sFormE

.Range("F2:F400").Formula = sFormF

End With

Next

End Sub

Thanks in advance

Chris

Christopher Mitchell,

sFormH = "=COUNTIF($E$2:$E$7,">4")"

sFormI = "=COUNTIF($F$2:$F$7,">-1")"

should be

sFormH = "=COUNTIF($E$2:$E$7,"">4"")"

sFormI = "=COUNTIF($F$2:$F$7,"">-1"")"

when you use a double quote within a string that is bounded by double quotes, you need to double each internal double quote. Otherwise, it looks like the terminating double quote for the preceding double quote and you get the error because your double quoted don't line up properly.

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Regards,

Tom Ogilvy

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