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Macros and VBA for Beginners

——   Created by Simon Sez IT

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In this short, introductory course we teach you how to create your first Macros and edit them using the Excel programming language, VBA (Visual Basic for Applications).

We start by giving a basic overview of Marcos and then show you how to create simple and more complex Marcos that could save you time every day. After that, we move on to some VBA basics and how to edit and debug Macros. Finally, we look at creating a Macro from scratch using VBA and how to create a custom Macro ribbon.

This course includes follow-along instructor files so you can immediately practice what you learn. This is an advanced level Excel course, an intermediate knowledge of Excel is required to get the most from this course.

In this course you will learn:

  • Examples of Excel Macros
  • What is VBA?
  • How to record your first macro
  • How to record a macro using relative references
  • How to record a complex, multi-step macro and assign it to a button
  • How to set up the VBA Editor
  • All about VBA Code
  • How to edit Macros in the VBA Editor
  • How to fix issues with macros using debugging tools
  • How to write your own macro from scratch
  • How to create a custom Macro ribbon and add all the Macros you've created

15 Lessons

Section 1: Introduction
2 mins
free preview
9 mins
Using Macros to Automate Repetitive Tasks
free preview
8 mins
VBA Explained
11 mins
Recording, Saving and Running a Macro
Section 2: Creating Macros
8 mins
Recording a Macro with Relative Referencing
12 mins
Complex Macros
11 mins
Recording a Macro to Sort and Filter Data
9 mins
Protecting cells with a Macro
8 mins
The VBA Editor
Section 3: Editing Macros with VBA
14 mins
Understanding VBA Code
9 mins
Editing Macros
10 mins
Debugging Macros
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Simon Sez IT
Simon Sez IT
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Since 2008, individuals, small businesses, and Fortune 500 companies with thousands of employees have benefited from the easy and hands-on software training offered by Simon …

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