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Continuous Loop


Hi,

I'm having problems with my code - I'm stuck in a continuous loop.

My code is:

Private Sub Worksheet_SelectionChange(ByVal Target As Range)
Application.ScreenUpdating = False
Range("b1").Select
Do Until ActiveCell = ""
If ActiveCell = "Completed" Then
ActiveCell.Offset(0, -1).Range("a1").Select
Selection.Font.ColorIndex = 1 'Black
End If
ActiveCell.Offset(1, 0).Range("a1").Select
Loop
End Sub

I'm trying to see if "Completed" is in column B and if it is, turn the corresponding row in column A black. I think my problem has something to do with placing ActiveCell.Offset(0, -1).Range("a1").Select within my If statement. When I remove that line the code works, to some extent, in that it turns the word "Completed" black but not the date - it also doesn't allow me to enter anything else in column A as it continually runs when I click in any cell - is this to do with Worksheet_SelectionChange?

As I'm sure you're aware I'm new to VBA and need all the help I can get!

Tks

Lou




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