All posts by Lakshmi Ramakrishnan

Guide to Escape Characters in VBA

An Introduction to “Escape Characters” During the runtime of a program you might need to display certain information or ask a question. Some examples are : While raising a support ticket, we get a ticket number after clicking on the submit button. Along with a

Using Exit Function in VBA

To start with, make sure you have a good understanding of what a function is and how it works. You can get a great overview in my articles here: What is “You’ve Entered too Many Arguments”? How Do You Fix “Compile Error: Argument not optional”?

Funcres.xlam and Analysis Toolpak in Excel/VBA

An introduction to funcres.xlam Funcres.xlam is an add-in available within Microsoft Excel. This is an “Analysis Toolpak” and includes 19 different features and various statistical functions to help you work with the data available in your Excel worksheets. In order to use this add-in, which

How to Use Application.Calculation in VBA

The benefits of using Excel for calculation We are well aware that in today’s world, a machine’s brain works orders of magnitude faster than a human’s brain. By this, I mean that when there is a requirement to calculate some numbers mathematically, we have quickly