#### Changing formula in multiple cells or range simultaneously

```I am trying to change the value in multiple cells in a
large worksheet simultaneuously.  I want to identify the
range and then adjust the formula in the entire range.  Is
there a way that I can highlight the range and then change
to formula in each, simultaneously?  For example, if I
wanted to double the value in the entire range, how would
I do this?

Thanks,

Michael

```
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merkurrr (1)
9/1/2003 6:01:41 PM
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```You could put 2 in an empty cell.
Copy it
Edit|Paste special|click on Multiply under the operation section.
Then clear out that 2.

But it really depends on what kind of change you're making.  If you wanted to
add =abs() around your formula, I think you'll have to cycle through each cell.

Although if all the formulas are the same, you could do it with one assignment:

activesheet.range("a1:a99").formula = "=abs(sum(b1:e1))"

Michael wrote:
>
> I am trying to change the value in multiple cells in a
> large worksheet simultaneuously.  I want to identify the
> range and then adjust the formula in the entire range.  Is
> there a way that I can highlight the range and then change
> to formula in each, simultaneously?  For example, if I
> wanted to double the value in the entire range, how would
> I do this?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Michael

--

Dave Peterson
ec35720@msn.com
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ec35720 (10082)
9/1/2003 6:30:20 PM
```post a sample of your formula (s)

"Michael" <merkurrr@aol.com> wrote in message
news:025301c370b3\$18c311c0\$a101280a@phx.gbl...
> I am trying to change the value in multiple cells in a
> large worksheet simultaneuously.  I want to identify the
> range and then adjust the formula in the entire range.  Is
> there a way that I can highlight the range and then change
> to formula in each, simultaneously?  For example, if I
> wanted to double the value in the entire range, how would
> I do this?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Michael
>

```
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Don
9/1/2003 6:39:36 PM

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