Maximize your Excel 2013 experience using VBA application development
The new Excel 2013 boasts updated features, enhanced power, and new capabilities. Naturally, that means John Walkenbach returns with a new edition of his bestselling VBA Programming book and covers all the methods and tools you need to know in order to program with Excel. With this comprehensive guide, Mr. Spreadsheet shows you how to maximize your Excel experience using professional spreadsheet application development tips from his own personal bookshelf.
Featuring a complete introduction to Visual Basic for Applications and fully updated for the latest features of Excel 2013, this essential reference includes an analysis of Excel application development and is packed with procedures, tips, and ideas for expanding Excel's capabilities with VBA.
Offers an analysis of Excel application development and a complete introduction to VBA Features invaluable advice from Mr. Spreadsheet himself, bestselling author John Walkenbach, who demonstrates all the techniques you need to create Excel applications, both large and small Covers navigating the Excel interface, formatting worksheets, interacting with other Office applications, working with collaboration tools, and using sample workbooks and John Walkenbach's award-winning Power Utility Pak to help enhance your Excel skills Provides tips, tricks, and techniques for expanding Excel's capabilities with VBA that you wont find anywhere else Excel 2013 Power Programming with VBA is packed with procedures, tips, and ideas for achieving Excel excellence with VBA.
Table of contents
Part I: Some Essential Background Chapter 1: Excel in a Nutshell Chapter 2: Formula Tricks and Techniques Chapter 3: Understanding Excel Files Chapter 4: Essentials of Spreadsheet Application Development Part II: Understanding Visual Basic for Applications Chapter 5: Introducing Visual Basic for Applications Chapter 6: VBA Programming Fundamentals Chapter 7: Working with VBA Sub Procedures Chapter 8: Creating Function Procedures Chapter 9: VBA Programming Examples and Techniques Part III: Working with UserForms Chapter 10: Custom Dialog Box Alternatives Chapter 11: Introducing UserForms Chapter 12: UserForm Examples Chapter 13: Advanced UserForm Techniques Part IV: Advanced Programming Techniques Chapter 14: Developing Excel Utilities with VBA Chapter 15: Working with Pivot Tables Chapter 16: Working with Charts Chapter 17: Understanding Excel's Events Chapter 18: Interacting with Other Applications Chapter 19: Creating and Using Add-Ins Part V: Developing Applications Chapter 20: Working with the Ribbon Chapter 21: Working with Shortcut Menus Chapter 22: Providing Help for Your Applications Chapter 23: Developing User-Oriented Applications Part VI: Other Topics Chapter 24: Compatibility Issues Chapter 25: Manipulating Files with VBA Chapter 26: Manipulating Visual Basic Components Chapter 27: Understanding Class Modules Chapter 28: Working with Colors Chapter 29: Frequently Asked Questions about Excel Programming Part VII: Appendixes Appendix A: VBA Statements and Functions Reference Appendix B: VBA Error Codes Appendix C: This Book's Website
About The Author
John Walkenbach, a.k.a. Mr. Spreadsheet, is arguably the world's foremost authority on Microsoft Excel. His fifty-plus Excel books include Excel 2013 Power Programming with VBA, Excel 2013 Formulas, and the bestselling Excel 2013 Bible, all published by Wiley. He has also written hundreds of articles and software reviews, and created the award-winning Power Utility Pak add-in for Excel.
John lives in Tucson, Arizona. He also plays the banjo - but don't let that prevent you from buying his books.