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Jul 15, 2009

I am dealing with large amount of data.

In the first worksheet, there are multiple comments and I need the property of the cell including the comment to be transferred to the second sheet using a formula.

Suppose in "Sheet1" in cell A5 it says "Number of Sales" with a comment "Check everyday".

Know I need to transfer this to say in "Sheet2" in cell A5. So in A5 of Sheet2 I can type
This only brings the text and in this example it would say "Number of Sales" without the comment. All i need is for the comment to be joined with the cell.

I do not how to use Visual Basic and need your help

I cannot use Copy Paste in this case because the file is too large.

If there is no comment it should just write the value of the cell and if no value in cell than it should leave it blank. I will attach a file as a example

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