VBA Code To Clear Cells Not Containing A Specific Word Or Phrase

Excel VBA Macro Code To Clear Cells Not Containing A Specific Word Or Phrase

What This VBA Code Does

This brief macro code with go through each cell in a designated range and determines if its value contains a word or phrase.  If the cell does not contain the word or phrase, then the cell's content is deleted.  If you want this code to do the opposite (clear cells that do contain the word/phrase), just add the word "Not" before "cell.Find()". There are many variations you can make with this code, but hopefully this provides a good starting point.

Sub DoNotContainClearCells()
'PURPOSE: Clear out all cells that do not contain a specific word/phrase
'SOURCE: www.TheSpreadsheetGuru.com/the-code-vault

Dim rng As Range
Dim cell As Range
Dim ContainWord As String

'What range do you want to search?
  Set rng = Range("A1:A10")

'What phrase do you want to test for?
  ContainWord = "Magic"

'Loop through each cell in range and test cell contents
  For Each cell In rng.Cells
    If cell.Find(ContainWord) Is Nothing Then cell.Clear
  Next cell

End Sub

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