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Master Excel Macros

Microsoft Office version 2013, 2016 & 365

Save time and increase productivity with Excel Macros for Microsoft Excel

Simple, powerful, and easy to use, Excel macros can save you time and increase your productivity. These nifty tools are used to automate a complicated series of actions or record commonly used commands - so you can run a process at the touch of button.

What are macros?
Where are they kept?
What do they do?

Macros in Excel are bits of code stored in the workbook that can automate repetitive tasks and quickly get your data in order.

Simply put - using macros will make your life easier.

Excel macros can be used to automate a complicated series of actions or record commonly used commands, and can be especially useful for working with ranges of data.



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Introduction to Macros

  • What are Macros?
  • Why do we use Macros?
Recording Macros
  • What is recorded?
  • Prepare for the recording
  • Decide where to store the Macro
  • Perform the recording
  • Stop the recording
Deleting and managing Macros
  • Editing shortcut keys and descriptions
Assigning Macros
  • Buttons
  • The Quick Access toolbar
  • Shapes
An introduction to the VB Editor (Where Macros are stored)
  • Opening VBE
  • Understanding the VBE Explorer
  • Working with Modules

A quick introduction to VBA
(Editing what the Macro does)

  • Combining Macros
  • Editing Ranges
Recording Relative references for selections
  • Determine where macros run
  • Macros that make intelligent selections
Macro Security
  • Why are Macros dangerous?
  • Setting Security Options
  • Understanding and using Digital Certificates
Copying Macros
  • Copying Macros from and to other workbooks
  • Localising the Macros
Examples of handy Macros to have around
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Who should attend?

  • Any decision maker who would like to get the most out of their software
  • Financial managers, bookkeepers, analysts and researchers

Training approach

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Event Information:
Date: 13th October 2020 at Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre in Boksburg

12th November 2020 at Benvenuto Conference in Randburg

7th December 2020 at Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre in Boksburg

20th January 2021 at Benvenuto Conference in Randburg

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Duration: 1 Day
Cost: R2 350.00 excl VAT
R2 702.50 incl VAT
Surcharge: Strict Halaal and Kosher meals carry an additional R200 surcharge

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