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I want to delete rows in my excel sheet based on a column where values are repeating.

Excel Sheet with repeated column values

Now in the above image I want to remove rows 3,4,5,7,8,9,10 as it has values repeating in column A. This is a small example , but the actual data contains thousands of rows. Can anyone let me know if there any logical formula I can apply.

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  • There is no Logical formula to delete rows. You will have to use vba such as this – Jonathan Jan 16 '17 at 13:28
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You can use Remove Duplicates under Data Tab in Excel.
First sort your data to make the row that contains all the data is the first in the duplicate, for example: Name (A to Z), Address (Z to A), Age (largest to smallest) or if your data is the same as shown above it is ok. Select all your data and click on Remove Duplicates (My Data has Headers should be selected) and choose only Name column and Ok.

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