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I have copied a macro off another board that get the username of the computer where the excel file is opened. It works fine on my pc but when I have sent the workbook to a colleague my username came up when he opened it. Also what I am trying to do is to modify the macro that does a vlookup on a range in worksheet 1 from where it picks name and surname (and transpose it onto worksheet 2 on cell A2), email (on B2), tel number (on C2) etc etc.

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All names goes to main worksheet, show like this

apitchford 10 100 123
bkishpaugh 9 211 123
blee 14 234 111
cbonny 21 125 412

I need to pull a specific name, example, name = blee, move that name with all data on that row into TX.

I will need to set as automatically, becuase the names add and delete on the main worksheet, and will auto update those tab worksheets. (make sense?)

I have tried INDEX and MATCH, but they keep putting one data in, not all data.

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why the Function & Property Get below is used to return the username and computer name when the Environ method does exactly the same in only two lines of code.

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Option Explicit

Private Declare Function GetUserName Lib "advapi32.dll" _
Alias "GetUserNameA" ( _
ByVal lpBuffer As String, _
ByRef nSize As Long) As Long

Private Declare Function GetComputerName Lib "kernel32.dll" _
Alias "GetComputerNameA" ( _
ByVal lbbuffer As String, _
nSize As Long) As Long

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Dim stBuff As String * 255, lAPIResult As Long
Dim lBuffLen As Long

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The code I've used below was used from a previous string on a similar question.

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I'm just not sure how this code works with

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' Macro recorded 2/6/2007 by dsggodwin
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And then as per the instructions on the same page I inserted this formula in A1 : =UserNameWindows()

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Error 429 Can't create object:which one?

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