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Finding DUPLICATES or identical ROWS in a worksheet

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    Finding DUPLICATES or identical ROWS in a worksheet

    I am having 8 columns and around 3000 rows in a single sheet.I want to find or highlight the identical rows.Identical means a whole row is duplicate.Thanks in advance.

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    Re: Finding DUPLICATES or identical ROWS in a worksheet

    Use the Data/Filter/Advanced Filter. Select "Unique records Only".

    Hope that helps!

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    Re: Finding DUPLICATES or identical ROWS in a worksheet

    One way:

    Select entire range and go to Format|Conditional Formatting

    Select Formula Is from 1st Drop down and enter formula:

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    which assumes you have selected A1:H3000 adjust as necessary...

    then click format and select your highlight colour.

    click Ok.
    Where there is a will there are many ways.

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