The need for a branching statement in code In a procedure, the program code or the application in which the code is running may encounter unexpected issues or may not work like you expect. To be on the safe side, we can transfer the program’s control
Why would you want to delete a row? Rows are the horizontal layers of data (that could also be blank) in any table. Worksheets in MS Excel are actually all considered to be tables. In MS Word, tables can be inserted into documents for your
An introduction to operators An operator is a symbol that works on two operands to provide an output. For example, Let us consider expressions below: A + B = C here A, B and C are called operands And + and = are called operators.
Short introduction to strings A string is a sequence or group of characters of any length that may or may not have a semantic meaning in language. It can consist of several characters like numbers, letters in both lowercase and uppercase, punctuation, and symbols. Examples
Handling other files in VBA macros As a programmer, you’re likely to come across many situations where other files need to be opened for reading, writing, or appending data. A macro can help you easily handle these files, and the Open method is your ticket.
We need conditional statements As a you develop code, there’s inevitably a need for the flow or logic to progress in a different direction based on the user’s inputs or on the details determined during runtime. This is where conditional statements are used. Example scenario
VBA is a programming language that is used in conjunction with a host application like Microsoft Word or Microsoft Excel. Its coding standards or syntaxes are very similar to VB 6 or VB script. “VBA not responding” is an irksome and time consuming situation/error that
Arrays are simply a collection of values or items that are stored in continuous memory locations. They’re a data structure in which a group of items stored with the same data type. This type of structure is highly useful in the programming world as it
Excel or VBA Error 2023 in Excel is a runtime error that occurs both with and without displaying consistent symptoms. While there is no easy answer for this, I’ll try to explain in detail why you might be seeing it. The description for this error
I’m going to start by reviewing a couple fundamentals about selecting ranges in Excel with VBA, then I’ll discuss methods for selecting ranges with variable row numbers. Selecting Cells in Excel One of the most common situations in Microsoft Excel is that you need to