I need to Concatenate Values in Column A with Corresponding values in Columns B to XW and result pasted in another sheet, can someone help me as to how I can do this in VBA with a loop macro.

Expert Asked on September 17, 2018 in VBA: Macros.
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To be honest, I not sure I understand your question. Below is my understand of what I think you need.

In this example we will need 3 sheets named sheet1, sheet2, and sheet3. You can change the name to suit your needs inside the macro.

We will concatenate row 1 Range A1:XW1 on Sheet1. The concatenated data will reside on sheet3.

Sheet 1 is the raw data in cells A1:XW5 as shown.

Sheet 2 is used to transpose the data to columns, leave it blank – No Data

Sheet 3 will contain the results


RE: Concatenate


Sub Trial_1_Click()

'Copy all data from sheet 1 to sheet 2 and transpose




With Sheet2

.[a1].PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteValues, Transpose:=True

End With
'Sheet 2 data


Dim c As Integer

Dim r As Integer

Dim lastcol As Integer

Dim i As Integer

Dim lr As Long

Dim col As Integer
lastcol = Sheets("Sheet2").Cells(1, Columns.Count).End(xlToLeft).Column

c = 1

r = 1

Cells(1, c).Select

col = 1
For i = 1 To lastcol

lr = Cells(Rows.Count, ActiveCell.Column).End(xlUp).Row

Select Case lr - ActiveCell.Row

Case 0: Sheets("Sheet3").Range("A" & col).Value = ActiveCell.Value

Case Is < 0: Sheets("Sheet3").Range("A" & col).ClearContents

Case Else: Sheets("Sheet3").Range("A" & col).Value = Join(Application.Transpose(Range(ActiveCell, Cells(lr, ActiveCell.Column))), "")

End Select

r = r + 1

col = col + 1

ActiveCell.Offset(0, 1).Select

Next i



End Sub


Good luck this was a challenge question. Please note that the core code for this I did not write, but copied from

RE: Concatenate

Expert Answered on September 20, 2018.
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Hey Thank you so much. Apologies for not been very clear on the question. Using your example, in the output I want A1 &B1, A1&C1, A1&D1 and the complete series till blank row, output getting pasted in a separate sheet.

Expert Answered on September 20, 2018.

Okay, I will check on it again and see what I can come up with for you.

on September 20, 2018.
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Lets try this again.  You will need 3 sheets. Sheet1, Sheet 2 and Sheet3

Sheet1 your raw data

Sheet2 is a work sheet is should be empty. The macro will use the sheet and then delete all contents when it is done.

Sheet3 is your results sheet.

RE: Concatenate

Sub Concat1()

Dim ws1 As Worksheet

Set ws1 = Worksheets("Sheet1")

Dim ws2 As Worksheet

Set ws2 = Worksheets("Sheet2")

Dim ws3 As Worksheet

Set ws3 = Worksheets("Sheet3")

Dim a As Range

Dim b As Range

Dim x As Integer

Dim y As Integer

Dim i As Long

Dim lrow As Long

Dim p As Long


ws2.Range("A1").PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteValues, Operation:=xlNone, SkipBlanks:=False, Transpose:=True
For p = 1 To 647

lrow = Cells(Rows.Count, "A").End(xlUp).Row - 1

x = 1

y = 2

Set a = Range("A" & x)

Set b = Range("A" & y)


For i = 1 To lrow
ActiveCell = a & b


y = y + 1

Set b = Range("A" & y)

Next i

Next p

ws3.Range("A1").PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteValues, Operation:=xlNone, SkipBlanks:=False, Transpose:=True




MsgBox "Done!"

End Sub

Good luck!


Expert Answered on September 21, 2018.
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Updated the code to include the possibility of blank cells in the raw data. If a blank cell is found it will be filled with a zero (0)

This code is more dynamic so column XW is not the limit on columns.  Give it a try!

Sub concat()

Application.ScreenUpdating = False

Dim ws1 As Worksheet, ws2 As Worksheet, ws3 As Worksheet

Set ws1 = Worksheets("Sheet1")

Set ws2 = Worksheets("Sheet2")

Set ws3 = Worksheets("Sheet3")

On Error GoTo Line1

Range("A1").CurrentRegion.SpecialCells(xlCellTypeBlanks).Value = 0



ws2.[A1].PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteValues, Operation:=xlNone, SkipBlanks:=False, Transpose:=True


Dim lastcol As Integer

Dim lastrow As Integer

Dim i As Integer, a As Integer, b As Integer, c As Integer, d As Integer, e As Integer

Dim x As Variant

Dim lrow As Double, lstcol As Double

lrow = Application.WorksheetFunction.CountA(Columns(1)) - 1

lastcol = ws2.Cells(1, Columns.Count).End(xlToLeft).Column + 1

lstcol = ws2.Cells(1, Columns.Count).End(xlToLeft).Column

a = 1

b = 2

c = 1

e = 1

x = Cells(b, c)

For d = 1 To lstcol

For i = 1 To lrow

Cells(a, lastcol).Formula = "=A1 &" & x

a = a + 1

b = b + 1

x = Cells(b, c)

Next i

Range(Cells(1, lastcol), Cells(lrow, lastcol)).Copy

Range(Cells(1, lastcol), Cells(lrow, lastcol)).PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteValues


a = 1

b = 2

c = 1

x = Cells(b, c)

Next d


ws3.Range("A1").PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteValues, Transpose:=True




MsgBox "Finished!"

End Sub
Expert Answered on September 22, 2018.
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