Excel/add list


hi Sir

I have a list of range in Column "B1:B1000" with many duplicate.

What i am trying is that while adding in this range in combobox1.list
it should not add duplicate values.


easiest is to copy the range to a new place, remove duplicates, add to combobox1:

Sub Answer()
Range("B1:B1000").copy range("Z1")  'change Z1 as you see fit
Range("Z1:Z1000").RemoveDuplicates Columns:=1, Header:=xlNo  'change to xlYes if there are headers
Set TheList = range("Z1:Z" & Range("Z2000").End(xlup).Row)
Range("Z1:Z1000").Clear   'no longer needed
End Sub
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