Excel Macro code to Highlight Unique Values

How to Highlight Unique Values in excel sheet through VBA Macro Code

For using this VBA macro code in excel to Highlight Unique Values you will have copy below Macro code in Excel Visual Basic Editor
Sub highlightUniqueValues()
Dim rng As Range
Set rng = Selection
Dim uv As UniqueValues
Set uv = rng.FormatConditions.AddUniqueValues
uv.DupeUnique = xlUnique
uv.Interior.Color = vbGreen
End Sub

To Highlight Unique Values you can use this codes. It will highlight all the cells from the selection which has a unique value.

What is a Macro Code?

In MS Excel, macro code is a programming code which is written in VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) language.

The idea is to use macro code for automating various activities which you perform manually in Excel, otherwise.

For example, you can use a code to print only a particular range of cells just with a single click instead of selecting the range -> File Tab -> Print -> Print Select -> OK Button.

How to use a Macro Code in Excel


  • On the left side in “Project Window”, right click on the name of your workbook and insert a new module.



  • Just paste your code into the module and close it.



  • Now, go to your developer tab and click on the macro button.


  • It will show you a window with a list of the macros you have in your file from where you can run a macro from that list.




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