VBA – Get the Active Cell’s Column or Row

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Steve Rynearson

Last updated on March 6, 2022

This tutorial will demonstrate how to get the Active Cell’s column or row.

Active Cell Column

This procedure will return the ActiveCell’s column in a MessageBox:

Public Sub ActiveColumn()
  MsgBox ActiveCell.Column
End Sub

Active Cell Row

This will return the ActiveCell’s row:

Public Sub ActiveRow()
  MsgBox ActiveCell.Row
End Sub

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