Macros and VBA for Beginners - Short Course
In this short 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 an overview of Marcos. 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
- This is a video-led course. You can preview some videos below.
- This course includes practice exercises.
- This course is aimed at PC Excel users.
Course Certificate Included
This course includes an optional online quiz that will generate a course certificate upon completion.
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