Category Archives: Data Processing

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Updating Tables in an Access Database Using Excel VBA

In this article, we will see how to update records in Access database through Excel VBA using ActiveX Data Objects (ADO). Let’s say you have a database named “Products". In that database, there is a table “ProductTable" that contains the product details of your business

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Accessing PowerPoint controls through Excel VBA

Creating a PowerPoint presentation using data from Excel is very common. You can simply create a new PowerPoint, copy all the data, and you’re done. But consider a periodic report — a sales report, for example. Each month you need to create a PPT with data in

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Searching Data In Excel Sheets

One of the main tasks an Excel VBA programmer encounters is searching excel sheets for a specific value. While there are many different methods for doing a search, in this article I will only cover the basic method of using a For Next loop. In

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Referencing Ranges In Excel Using VBA

In this article I will explain how to work with the Range and Cell objects. While the terms range and cells may be used interchangeably, they are two different objects, and have different functions and properties. There are two main notations for referencing ranges: Range(“A1:B1”) notation Range( Cells(1,

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VBA Excel String Processing and Manipulation

When you are working with strings, string processing and manipulation is an important tool. Whether you want to search for a certain expression in a string, split a string, add multiple strings … you will have to be familiar with the concepts of string processing.