# Highlight Max Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel

Have a lot of values and want to find the largest value easily? Excel Macro will do... read more

## Overview

Have a lot of values and want to find the largest value easily? Excel Macro will do the heavy lifting for you by highlighting the max value in your selection of values!

Make sure your Excel has the Developer Tab enabled followingÂ this tutorial.

I explain how you can do this below step by step!

What does it do?

Highlights the largest value in your selection

Copy Source Code:

```
Sub HighlightMaxValue()

Dim cell As Range
For Each cell In Selection

'If it matches the highest value, then change the style to be Note
If cell = WorksheetFunction.Max(Selection) Then
cell.Style = &quot;Note&quot;
End If
Next cell

End Sub

```

Final Result:Â

Exercise Workbook:

This is our initial set of data:

STEP 1:Â Go toÂ Developer > Code > Visual Basic

STEP 2:Â Paste in your code andÂ Select Save. Close the window afterwards.

STEP 3:Â Let us test it out!

Open the sheet containing the data. Go toÂ Developer > Code > Macros

Make sure your data and right macro are selected. Click Run.

With just one click, your cell with the largest value is now highlighted!

How to Highlight Max Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel

##### Bryan

Bryan Hong is an IT Software Developer for more than 10 years and has the following certifications: Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD): Web Developer, Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Applications, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA).

He is also an Amazon #1 bestselling author of 4 Microsoft Excel books and a teacher of Microsoft Excel & Office at the MyExecelOnline Academy Online Course.

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