What you'll learn How to open developer TAB using Excel VBA How to create simple application using Excel VBA How to create DataBase Applications using Excel VBA How to create Inventory Management System database using Excel VBA
VBA stands for Visual Basic for Applications an event-driven programming language from Microsoft that is now predominantly used with Microsoft office applications such as MS Excel, MS-Word, and MS-Access.
It helps techies to build customized applications and solutions to enhance the capabilities of those applications. The advantage of this facility is that you NEED NOT have visual basic installed on our PC, however, installing Office will implicitly help in achieving the purpose.
You can use VBA in all office versions, right from MS-Office 97 to MS-Office 2013 and also with any of the latest versions available. Among VBA, Excel VBA is the most popular. The advantage of using VBA is that you can build very powerful tools in MS Excel using linear programming.
Application of VBA
You might wonder why to use VBA in Excel as MS-Excel itself provides loads of inbuilt functions. MS-Excel provides only basic inbuilt functions which might not be sufficient to perform complex calculations. Under such circumstances, VBA becomes the most obvious solution.
For example, it is very hard to calculate the monthly repayment of a loan using Excel's built-in formulas. Rather, it is easy to program a VBA for such a calculation.
An Inventory Management system used to handle inventory items work like issue, add and transfer. There is much software on the market which the free license covered some of these works. You can now build with this simple article your own software easily using few lines of code. Even you do not have any previous experience of coding.
Amazing idea to create Computerize Maintenance Management System (CMMS) using Excel VBA (with free code).