Hi Aidan

hoping you can help me ....

I want add a code via vba to a range of cells

that if a cell say b3 = two characters then c3 will put a code with a vlook up to show a result


b3 = 15 then c3=Sum(d5:d12)

for all the cells from b3:b22

do that make sense.....or if the cells in b = anything that a code be placed in the c cell next to it .....

I have this code which works for what it does but I cant figure out where to put the if statement or code

If Not Intersect(Target, Range("E6")) Is Nothing Then
   For Each cell In Intersect(Target, Range("E6"))
       If Len(cell.Value) > 9 Then
         MyStr = cell
         Ans = Application.InputBox("You've exceed the characters allowed, Omit dashes", _
         "Shorten this description", MyStr, Type:=2)
         If Ans = "False" Then
         'Loop will restart
         ElseIf Len(Ans) <= 9 Then
         cell = Ans
         Exit Do
         MyStr = Ans
         End If
       End If
   Next cell
End If


If it's a range of cells, I'm not sure why intersect is being used - isn't it something like

for each cl in range("B3:B22")
 if len(cl.value)=2 then 'BUT if you have numeric values it would need to be
  'if cl.value>=10 and cl.value<20 then
   'put whatever you want in here
  'eg to put 10 in the cell
  'would do it - you can record a macro with whatever formula you need
 end if
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Aidan Heritage


I have provided first hand support since `95 for Microsoft Office majoring in Word and Excel - support for all versions from 2 onwards. I'm based in the UK, so please allow for time differences when asking me questions from other parts of the world!


My background is in the insurance industry and call centre areas, but have been called upon to provide many varied solutions.

I'm educated to UK A level standard, but as I left school some 30 years ago that is rather irrelevent - university of life has provided more of a background!

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