Command button vba code

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Hi all. I have created a wordsearch grid 12x12 although I see that altering in time. I have included 26 command buttons A-Z. I hope Excel can work with that many? The aim is simple, I click "A" and all the A's highlight for about 10 seconds and so on through to Z.

To recap, I know "HEMP" is in the grid and I can't see it. I click H to see all the H's. If that still hasn't worked I click H again for a longer look or P to see if that more helpful.

I envisage someone starting me off with the "A" and I can amend the code myself for the other 25 letters, but maybe there's a 'one code fits all' scenario that wii be more efficient???

Thanks for reading this.

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This turned out to be a fun little task that I never expected to do haha. Try this macro out:

Sub highlight_values()
' TeachExcel's Mr. Don haha ;)

Dim foundRange As Range
Dim searchRange As Range
Dim firstAddress

' Range in which to search
Set searchRange = ActiveSheet.Range("A1:C3")

' String to search for
strSearch = "A"

With searchRange

    Set foundRange = .Cells.Find(What:=strSearch, LookIn:=xlValues, LookAt:=xlPart, SearchOrder:=xlRows, SearchDirection:=xlNext, MatchCase:=False)

    If Not foundRange Is Nothing Then

        firstAddress = foundRange.Address

        Do

            ' Yellow background
            foundRange.Interior.Color = 65535

            Set foundRange = .FindNext(foundRange)

        Loop While Not foundRange Is Nothing And foundRange.Address <> firstAddress

    End If

 End With

' Wait 5 seconds
Application.Wait (Now + TimeValue("0:00:05"))

'No background
searchRange.Interior.Color = xlNone

End Sub

The comments in the code should explain everything but let me know if you have any questions. Also, as it is, the search is NOT case sensitive.

I based this macro off of this one: Macro to Find All text or values in the workbook

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Thank you so much Mr Don. That has solved my question perfectly I'm also pleased to hear you enjoyed this project too.

Now to be honest, I have two ongoing projects. They are so similar I thought I could get away with just one question to keep it simple. My other project is on a 'Scrabble' type board where I need to keep triple/double score colors. Is there a line of code I can add, amend or remove so the board returns to its original colors? 

Thank you once again for answering my original question.
MrEMann (rep: 8) Jul 12, '19 at 9:49 pm
I have managed to set up a reset button in my second project. So both are perorming exactly as I imagined. Thank you so much for your efforts, I couldn't have completed them without your help.
MrEMann (rep: 8) Jul 13, '19 at 5:28 pm
Sorry I didn't reply faster, I'm glad you got it working though!)
don (rep: 1745) Jul 14, '19 at 11:37 pm
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