Solved multi sheet listing in dropbox

June 11, 2012 at 06:14:27
Specs: Windows 7
Good day,

I have a workbook 130 sheets in Excel 2010.
I would like to create a dropbox with all the cell value of C1 from each sheets.
then when selecting from the dropbox on value, go to the corresponding sheet.

Thanks by advance for your help


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June 11, 2012 at 10:55:15
✔ Best Answer
Do you have a different value in every C1? If not, the code will not know which "C1" to activate.

This should get you started:

1 - Create a new sheet and name it "Index Sheet"
2 - Right Click on the tab for that sheet and choose View Code
3 - Paste both pieces of the code shown below into the pane that opens
4 - Run the code entitled CreateDropDownList to create the Drop Down.
Note: You must rerun that code whenever you change any C1 to update the Drop Down.
5 - Choose a value for the Drop Down

Sub CreateDropDownList()
'Clear Column A so new list can be created
 Sheets("Index Sheet").Columns("A").ClearContents
'Place sheet names in Column A
     For shtNum = 2 To Sheets.Count
      Sheets("Index Sheet").Range("A" & shtNum - 1) = Sheets(shtNum).Range("C1")
'Update DropDown list in B1
     With Sheets("Index Sheet").Range("B1").Validation
      .Add Type:=xlValidateList, Formula1:="=$A$1:$A$" & Sheets.Count
     End With
End Sub

Private Sub worksheet_change(ByVal Target As Range)
'Monitor Index Sheet!B1
  If Target.Address = "$B$1" Then
'Search for Target value in C1 of each sheet
    For shtNum = 2 To Sheets.Count
'Activate sheet when found
      If Sheets(shtNum).Range("C1") = Target Then
        Exit Sub
      End If
  End If
End Sub

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