I have a problem with some scripting I am hoping someone is able to help me with.
I have 2 workbooks, one is a
master database which gets its data from the other workbook.
Data needs to be copied from a number of different
cells and pasted into a single row in the master database.
I want to be able to do this when I click a button on the data sheet.
I want Cells - D9, E12, R18, K12, from the
data sheet to be copied to the master database.
These need to go into the following order on each row;
Column A = R18
Column B = K12
Column E = D9
Column F = E12
I am able to get the data copied across from the data sheet to the master database only in one
I am using the following code:
Dim wbM As Workbook ' where my data wants to go
Set wbD = Workbooks("data.xls") ' Data
Set wbM = Workbooks("master.xls") ' Master Database
With wbD.Worksheets("sheet 1")
wbM.Worksheets("sheet 1").Range("E3").PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteAll
wbM.Worksheets("sheet 1").Range("F3").PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteAll
wbM.Worksheets("sheet 1").Range("B3").PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteAll
wbM.Worksheets("sheet 1").Range("A3").PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteAll
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The problem is that the row in the master database that is being populated is written over when the script is run
I want to be able to continue on to the next field/row in the master database if it already has a
record rather than writing over the existing record when the script is run again(by clicking on the button in the data
Is there anyway I can check to see if the row is populated on the master database and if it is to get the
script to move onto next row before pasting the data it has copied from the data sheet?
I also would like to
automatically open the Master database which is saved on a drive on a separate PC and close it after the data is copied
At the moment both the data sheet and master database need to be open for the script to work.
Is it possible to get it to work with only the data sheet open?
Can anyone please help me with this problem?