Deleting All Empty Rows

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The subroutine below is a fast and efficient way to delete all empty rows in the active worksheet.

Sub DeleteEmptyRows()
    LastRow = ActiveSheet.UsedRange.Row - 1 + _
    Application.ScreenUpdating = False
    For r = LastRow To 1 Step -1
        If Application.CountA(Rows(r)) = 0 Then Rows(r).Delete
    Next r
End Sub

Notice that loop uses a negative Step value, which causes the rows to be deleted from the bottom to the top.

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