Excel 2013 VBA and Macros - Bill Jelen & Tracy Syrstad

Excel 2013 VBA and Macros

By Bill Jelen & Tracy Syrstad

  • Release Date: 2013-02-11
  • Genre: Computers



Use Excel® 2013 VBA and Macros to automate virtually any routine task, and save yourself hours, days, maybe
even weeks. Then, learn how to make Excel do things you thought were simply impossible! You’ll discover macro
techniques you won’t find anywhere else and learn how to create automated reports that are amazingly powerful
and useful. Bill Jelen and Tracy Syrstad show how to instantly visualize information, so you and your colleagues
can understand and act on it…how to capture data from anywhere, and use it anywhere…how to automate
Excel 2013’s most valuable new features. Mastering advanced Excel macros has never been easier. You’ll find
simple, step-by-step instructions, real-world examples and case studies, and 50 workbooks packed with bonus
examples, macros, and solutions–straight from MrExcel.
•   Get started fast with Excel 2013 macro development
•   Write macros that use Excel 2013 enhancements, including Timelines and the latest pivot table models
•   Work efficiently with ranges, cells, and R1C1-style formulas
•   Build super-fast applications with arrays
•   Write Excel 2013 VBA code that works on older versions of Excel
•   Create custom dialog boxes to collect information from your users
•   Use error handling to make your macros more resilient
•   Use web queries and new web service functions to integrate data from anywhere
•   Master advanced techniques such as classes, collections, and custom functions
•   Build sophisticated data mining and business analysis applications
•   Read and write to both Access and SQL Server databases
•   Control other Office programs–and even control Windows itself
•   Start writing Excel Apps similar to those in the Excel App Store

About MrExcel Library:  Every book in the MrExcel Library pinpoints a specific set of crucial Excel tasks
and presents focused skills and examples for performing them rapidly and effectively. Selected by Bill Jelen,
Microsoft Excel MVP and mastermind behind the leading Excel solutions website MrExcel.com, these books will
•   Dramatically increase your productivity–saving you 50 hours a year or more
•   Present proven, creative strategies for solving real-world problems
•   Show you how to get great results, no matter how much data you have
•   Help you avoid critical mistakes that even experienced users make