K2's Intro to Excel Macros Webcast | 4203602A
Learn to write macros. It's time! In this four-hour program we'll introduce macros and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) in Excel. Designed for beginners, this course will teach the fundamentals of creating and working with macros in Excel. You'll see how to use Excel's Macro Recorder to write simple, yet effective, macros; how to secure and share macros with other Excel users; how to create user-defined functions to solve specific accountant-centric problems in Excel; and how to create macros that run automatically when a user opens a workbook. Next, see the basics of VBA, including necessary elements to write macros, to become effective and productive with Excel.
Macro Recorder tool
Macro functionality, naming macros, shortcut keys, storing and deleting macros, absolute vs. relative cell references in macros, and macro security
Excel's Quick Access Toolbar and the Ribbon to provide shortcuts to macros
Visual Basic for Applications and utilize the Visual Basic Editor; manage macros through copy/paste and delete processes
Create a macro in Excel using the Macro Recorder tool.
Manage the fundamental elements of macros in Excel, including accessing macro functionality, naming macros, shortcut keys, storing and deleting macros, absolute vs. relative cell references in macros and macro security.
Identify the usefulness of the Macro Recorder and list four key limitations of the Macro Recorder; additionally, modify Excel's Quick Access Toolbar and the Ribbon to provide shortcuts to macros.
List the nine key elements of macros written using Visual Basic for Applications and utilize the Visual Basic Editor; manage macros through copy/paste and delete processes.
Create variables in macros and identify the purpose of branching and conditional logic routines such as IF/THEN/ELSE, DO/WHILE and CASE.
Business professionals seeking to extend Excel's functionality with simple, yet highly-effective, macros
Applicable if you are a HSCPA member in good standing.
Applicable if you are not a HSCPA member.