Excel Macros Tutorial
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For beginners, intermediate and advanced users
Set the programming environment within Excel and
create and test your first Excel macro within one hour
using the FREE online mini tututorial on Excel macros
Discover how powerful and simple macros can be
You will find on this website an introduction to each of the 33 lessons of the
Dowloadable Tutorial on Excel Macros
All the Lessons
This website and the downloadable Tutorial on Excel Macros is divided in three sections:
Section 1: Excel Macros Programming: Lessons 1 to 10
This section is about recording, writing, modifying and testing macros in the Visual Basic Editor. You will also learn about security and discover "events" (an event is what starts the macro).
Section 2: Excel VBA Vocabulary: Lessons 11 to 23
Developing a macro is communicating with Excel and to do so you need to use a language called Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). In section 2 you will learn all the VBA vocabulary that is essential to work with business data (accounting, sales, production and others).
Section 3: Forms and Controls in VBA for Excel: Lessons 24 to 33
The userform is a small or large dialog window that you create and allows the user to submit values that will be used by your macros. To these userforms you will add controls (command buttons, text boxes, list boxes and others) and program them.
The powerful functions, functionalities and macros that people used in Excel
1997 still work in Excel 2003, 2007 and 2010. Anything new that you learn about Excel will remain useful for years to come.
What has changed about theses functions, functionalities and macros is that they work much faster with every new version of Excel.
What has changed even more is the computer on your desk. It has changed dramatically.
- Your computer is hundreds of times faster and more powerful than in 1997.
- Your computer is also connected to multiple sources of data within your enterprise.
- Your computer is connected to data sources from around the world through the Internet.
Due to these changes to Excel, your computer and its network, Excel has become limitless as a data analysis and reporting program.
Rediscovering Excel's Functions and Formulas
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