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Highlight Min Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel

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Wanted to find the minimum value in a range of values? Excel Macros can easily highlight the min value in your selection for you!

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

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

What does it do?

Highlights the smallest value in your selection

Copy Source Code:


Sub HighlightMinValue()

Dim cell As Range
For Each cell In Selection

'If it matches the smallest value, then change the style to be Note
If cell = WorksheetFunction.Min(Selection) Then
cell.Style = "Note"
End If
Next cell

End Sub

Final Result: 

Highlight Min Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel

Exercise Workbook:

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These are our set of values, let us go find the smallest one!

Highlight Min Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel

STEP 1: Go to Developer > Code > Visual Basic

Highlight Min Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel | MyExcelOnline

 

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

Highlight Min Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel

 

STEP 3: Let us test it out!

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

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

Highlight Min Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel

 

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

 Highlight Min Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel

 

How to Highlight Min Value in Selection Using Macros In Excel

 

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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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