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How to reverse the order of worksheet tabs?

Author: Xiaoyang Last Modified: 2014-06-09

If you have a lot of worksheets in your workbook, have you ever tried to reverse the order of all the worksheets at once as the following screenshot shown? Today, I can introduce you some quick tricks to deal with this task.


Reverse the order of all worksheet tabs with VBA code

Reverse the order of all worksheet tabs with Kutools for Excel

arrow blue right bubbleReverse the order of all worksheet tabs with VBA code

If you are familiar with VBA code, the following code can do you a favor, please do as this:

1. Hold down the ALT + F11 keys, and it opens the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window.

2. Click Insert > Module, and paste the following code in the Module Window.

VBA code: Reverse the order of the worksheets

Sub ReverseSheets()
'Update 20140526
Dim xCount As Integer
xCount = Application.ActiveWorkbook.Worksheets.Count
For i = 1 To xCount - 1
    Application.Worksheets(1).Move After:=Application.Worksheets(xCount - i + 1)
End Sub

3. Then press F5 key to run this code, and the order of all worksheet tabs will be reversed immediately.

Tip: Press the F5 key again, all worksheet will be ordered with the original order.

arrow blue right bubbleReverse the order of all worksheet tabs with Kutools for Excel

May be the above code is some hard for you to apply, here is a handy tool-Kutools for Excel, with its Sort Sheets feature, you can reverse the worksheet tabs order quickly and conveniently.

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After installing Kutools for Excel, please do with the following steps:

1. Click Enterprise > Worksheet Tools > Sort Sheets, see screenshot:


2. And then in the Sort Sheets dialog box, you just need to click the Reverse button at the right down corner of the dialog, see screenshot:


3. Then click OK button, and all the sheet tabs within the active workbook have been reversed as you need. See screenshots:


Tip: With Kutools for Excel's Sort Sheets feature, you also can sort tabs by color, alpha and so on.

Click to know more about this Sort Sheets feature.

Related articles:

How to sort worksheets in alphabetical / alphanumeric order in Excel?

How to sort worksheet tabs by color in Excel?

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