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Hiding Rows Based on CheckBox On or Off

Klaus Salger salger at wap1.zi.biologie.uni-muenchen.de
Thu May 8 22:17:57 EST 1997

Don (dbranth at mindspring.com) wrote:
: I am using Excel 5/7

: I have a spreadsheet called Sheet1 and a Dialog  Box (Dialog1). The
: Dialog Box has 20 CheckBoxes on it

: When a user Checks a CheckBox, I would like the Corresponding Row to
: be visible. If it is unchecked, then I would like the row to be
: unhidden.

: I can do it individually, but have real trouble when it comes to
: looping through.

: Here is my code that is not quite there:
: Dialog1 and Sheet1 have been defined and Set

: For k = 1 To 20
:     If Dialog1.CheckBoxes(k) = xlOff Then
: 	    Sheet1.Rows("k:k").EntireRow.Hidden = False
:     ElseIf Dialog1.CheckBoxes(k) = xlOn Then
:     	Sheet1.Rows("k:k").EntireRow.Hidden = True
: End If
: Next k


this doesn't work because you put the variable k in quotation marks which
prevents it from beeing evaluated (and there is no row "k").
Just replace ("k:k") by (k & ":" & k).


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