Excel 2010 Power Programming with VBA [NOOK Book]

Overview

Get more from Excel—learn to extend it with VBA

Learn to use Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), and you can expand the already awesome power of Excel 2010. John Walkenbach, aka Mr. Spreadsheet, shows you how to do it in this easy-to-follow guide.

If you're already an experienced Excel user, this book will make you an Excel master. You'll learn a new approach to Excel and the steps involved in developing a new spreadsheet application. You'll ...

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Excel 2010 Power Programming with VBA

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Overview

Get more from Excel—learn to extend it with VBA

Learn to use Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), and you can expand the already awesome power of Excel 2010. John Walkenbach, aka Mr. Spreadsheet, shows you how to do it in this easy-to-follow guide.

If you're already an experienced Excel user, this book will make you an Excel master. You'll learn a new approach to Excel and the steps involved in developing a new spreadsheet application. You'll also discover how to develop VBA subroutines and functions, use advanced programming techniques, and more. And if you're switching to Excel 2010 from an earlier version, there's a section to get you up to speed on the new features.

No one can teach you more about Excel than Mr. Spreadsheet.

Let Mr. Spreadsheet show you how to:

  • Create powerful Excel apps with VBA

  • Develop user-friendly dialog boxes

  • Enhance Excel with custom worksheet functions

  • Write event-driven VBA code

CD-ROM INCLUDES:

  • More than 300 files used as examples in the book

  • Searchable PDF of the book

See Appendix D for complete system requirements

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470625507
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/9/2010
  • Series: Mr. Spreadsheet's Bookshelf , #6
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 1080
  • Sales rank: 220,155
  • File size: 10 MB

Meet the Author

John Walkenbach, arguably the foremost authority on Excel, has written hundreds of articles and created the award-winning Power Utility Pak. His 50-plus books include John Walkenbach's Favorite Excel 2010 Tips & Tricks, Excel 2010 Formulas, and the bestselling Excel Bible, all published by Wiley. Visit his popular Spreadsheet Page at spreadsheetpage.com.
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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Some Essential Background.

Chapter 1: Excel 2010: Where It Came From.

Chapter 2: Excel in a Nutshell.

Chapter 3: Formula Tricks and Techniques.

Chapter 4: Understanding Excel Files.

Part II: Excel Application Development.

Chapter 5: What Is a Spreadsheet Application?

Chapter 6: Essentials of Spreadsheet Application Development.

Part III: Understanding Visual Basic for Applications.

Chapter 7: Introducing Visual Basic for Applications.

Chapter 8: VBA Programming Fundamentals.

Chapter 9: Working with VBA Sub Procedures.

Chapter 10: Creating Function Procedures.

Chapter 11: VBA Programming Examples and Techniques.

Part IV: Working with UserForms.

Chapter 12: Custom Dialog Box Alternatives.

Chapter 13: Introducing UserForms.

Chapter 14: UserForm Examples.

Chapter 15: Advanced UserForm Techniques.

Part V: Advanced Programming Techniques.

Chapter 16: Developing Excel Utilities with VBA.

Chapter 17: Working with Pivot Tables.

Chapter 18: Working with Charts.

Chapter 19: Understanding Excel’s Events.

Chapter 20: Interacting with Other Applications.

Chapter 21: Creating and Using Add-Ins.

Part VI: Developing Applications.

Chapter 22: Working with the Ribbon.

Chapter 23: Working with Shortcut Menus.

Chapter 24: Providing Help for Your Applications.

Chapter 25: Developing User-Oriented Applications.

Part VII: Other Topics.

Chapter 26: Compatibility Issues.

Chapter 27: Manipulating Files with VBA.

Chapter 28: Manipulating Visual Basic Components.

Chapter 29: Understanding Class Modules.

Chapter 30: Working with Colors.

Chapter 31: Frequently Asked Questions about Excel Programming.

Part VIII: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Excel Resources Online.

Appendix B: VBA Statements and Functions Reference.

Appendix C: VBA Error Codes.

Appendix D: What’s on the CD-ROM.

Index.

End-User License Agreement.

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  • Posted May 14, 2011

    Strictly for the Power Programmer

    This book hits on topics the other VBA programming books misssed

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 21, 2012

    content ok, ebook has no access to cd files

    Book has good content, however the ebook alone does not give access to the CD files like o'reilly books do. This is disappointing.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 18, 2013

    He is clearly an expert, but would have preferred a bit less dis

    He is clearly an expert, but would have preferred a bit less discussion of Excel itself, and considerably more discussion of VBA and how to use it. This will, however be an excellent reference volume for me down the road.

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  • Posted November 27, 2012

    Excel, I didn't know you could do that!!!

    Well written book with excellent examples.

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