Range.AutoFill method (Excel)

Performs an autofill on the cells in the specified range.


expression.AutoFill (Destination, Type)

expression A variable that represents a Range object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
Destination Required Range The cells to be filled. The destination must include the source range.
Type Optional XlAutoFillType Specifies the fill type.

Return value



This example performs an autofill on cells A1:A20 on Sheet1, based on the source range A1:A2 on Sheet1. Before running this example, type 1 in cell A1 and type 2 in cell A2.

Set sourceRange = Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("A1:A2") 
Set fillRange = Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("A1:A20") 
sourceRange.AutoFill Destination:=fillRange

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