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Microsoft Excel – Weekday Function and VLookups

Microsoft Excel 2010 - LogoMicrosoft Excel is the world’s most used spreadsheet tool.  But what do people use it for really?  I would admit that I began using it at school for creating lists and slight calculations.  However, now with what I have learnt in terms of automation, KPI creation, VBA and analysis. Continue reading Microsoft Excel – Weekday Function and VLookups

Getting Day Names and Month Names in Microsoft Excel using VBA

 

Microsoft Excel 2010 - LogoMy last post I blogged about how to get the Day Names and Month Names using VLOOKUPs.  However, today let’s look at doing exactly the same but, using VBA (Visual Basic for Applications).  Now for the non-coders reading this it may seem kinda scary but, give it a go and you may be surprised about how easy coding in Excel can be.

I would recommend though that you learn in a practice document that isn’t going to affect real data or an existing document.

 

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