Tag Archives: Functions

Using the UCase Function in Excel VBA

There may be a time in Excel that you need data that you are fetching from an Excel spreadsheet or importing from external data to be amended to upper case.  This can, of course, be done manually, but if it is a large amount of

How to Use the VBA Replace Function

The VBA Replace function is a function which you can use in your code to replace one set of string characters with another set of string characters, or to replace a set of string characters with an empty string. For example, you may have a

IsNumeric in VBA: 8 Ways to Use the Function

In VBA, to test whether an expression is a number, the IsNumeric function can be used. Description The IsNumeric function evaluates whether the input expression is a number and returns a Boolean value (TRUE or FALSE). It returns True if the entire expression is a number; otherwise, it returns False. Syntax IsNumeric(expression) The

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Excel Functions and Formulas, CHAR()

Each character is mapped to a numeric value. For example the character “A” is mapped to the number 65. The character “B” is mapped to the number 66 and so on. The CHAR() function receives an number as input and returns the character associated with that number. – Syntax:

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Excel Functions and Formulas, INDIRECT()

The INDIRECT() function returns a reference specified by a text string. For example the formula below: =INDIRECT(“A1″) returns the value in cell “A1”. You can download the workbook related to this article here. Jump To: Syntax Example 1, Get Value From List, Based on Row Index Example

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Excel VLOOKUP vs INDEX and MATCH Speed Comparison

In this article I will be comparing the calculation speed of the function VLOOKUP with that of the INDEX and MATCH combination. For more information about the VLOOKUP function please see the link below: VLOOKUP, Excel Functions For more information about the MATCH INDEX combination please

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Excel, Date() Function

The Date() function can be used to specify a date value in a cell. Jump To: Syntax Example 1 Example 2 Example 3 Example 4 You can download the file for this article here. – Syntax: =Date(Year, Month, Day) Year: The year value of the date