How to delete all pictures or other objects in Excel easily?
If you want to delete all pictures from Microsoft Excel, it may be time-consuming to select each picture and delete them one by one. The following tricks may ease your work to delete all pictures:
Insert multiple pictures based on cell values in a column:
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Using Go To command can select all pictures in active worksheet. Work goes easy if we can select all pictures before deleting them.
1. Press F5 key to open the Go To dialog box in Excel.
2. Click the Special button, and get into Go To Special dialog box，then check the Object option. See screenshot:
3. And then click OK button, all pictures are selected in active worksheet, press Delete key to delete all of them.
1. This method will select all objects in active worksheet, such as pictures, charts, shapes etc. If you do not want to delete other objects, you have to unselect other objects before pressing the Delete key.
2. This method will only delete pictures in active worksheet.
Using VBA macro will help you delete all pictures in active worksheet quickly.
1. Hold down the ALT + F11 keys in Excel, and it opens the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window.
2. Click Insert > Module, and paste the following macro in the Module Window.
Sub DeleteAllPics() Dim Pic As Object For Each Pic In ActiveSheet.Pictures Pic.Delete Next Pic End Sub
3. Press the F5 key to run this macro. And all of the pictures in active sheet are deleted at once.
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1. Click Kutools > Delete > Delete Illustrations & Object . See screenshot:
2. In the Delete Illustrations & Object dialog box:
(1.) Check the Pictures or other objects option in Delete section.
(2.) Delete all pictures in the whole workbook, check the All Sheets option in Look in section; if deleting all pictures in active sheet, check Active sheet option; if deleting all pictures in specific sheets, check the Selected sheets option. See screenshot:
3. Click OK. And all of the pictures have been deleted from active sheet, selected sheets, and whole workbook as you need.
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To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 3 months agoThank you so much for this. Helped me when trying to work with Excel on a Mac and trying to delete multiple objects.
To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 4 months agoThanks buddy
To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 1 years agothank you so much
To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 1 years agoWow,
My file was giving me waiting of about 100 seconds in particular commands due to scraps. But now it makes it within a second as original file again.
Also saved ~20% of the file size to original slim one. TYSM.
To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 1 years agoGO TO Command helped a lot.
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