All posts by Lakshmi Ramakrishnan

Specialcells in VBA: 7 Critical Examples

What are Specialcells? Specialcells are a group of cells that belong to the same data type/format/color or have the same type of content like comments or blank. They are defined and used as a range object. This feature is useful when a change has to

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Seriously, Is VBA Still in Use?

Why Is VBA Still Useful as a Language? VBA is an easy programming language that comes packed with Microsoft Office applications as a developer-friendly gift. It is 95% similar to Visual Basic 6 with all its built-in functions, form components, structure, code editor style, and

Is VBA a Scripting Language?

What Defines a Scripting Language? A computer programming language is nothing but a set of instructions that the computer can understand and carry out a sequence of actions. A scripting language is a programming language that can automate a sequence of actions in a runtime

Is VBA Worth Learning? Yes, Believe it or Not

The answer to this question is undoubtedly “YES!!!” You may be thinking, “Is VBA even still a thing?” “Is it a dead programming language?” “Why should I even bother learning VBA?” Hear me out, and Iet me explain why the language is still worth learning.

How to Split Spreadsheets in Excel Using VBA

Why Separate Sheets? An Excel workbook can have several worksheets. There’s a chance that those different sheets contain information that is unrelated and needs to be separated into separate workbooks. Problem: For example, imagine a corporate training hub preparing a document on training sessions planned