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VBA in Excel Training by Bob Umlas, MVP

November 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC+0



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Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), commonly known as Macros are most powerful tool to automate the Excel’s boring and repetitive work without human intervention. In this Training we will cover a wide range of concepts and techniques which are applicable to most daily spreadsheet task.

What you will learn:

  • Recording macros
  • Exploration of the VBE (Visual Basic Environment — what are we looking at)
  • Messaging the user
  • Asking the user for input
  • examining the Immediate window
  • The Range object — most common thing to reference
  • Scoping variables
  • Practical examples
  • Adding a record to a form
  • Creating User-defined functions
  •  Structure of:
     Case
     If/Then/Else
     And/Or
     Loops
     While, Do, Loop, For/Next
  • Adding to a database
  • Event coding
  • User forms

When & Where

• Saturday, November 21, 2020
• From 5:00 to 8:00pm (PST) GMT+5
• From 4:00 to 7:00pm (UAE Time)
• From 3:00 to 6:00pm (KSA Time)

Program deliverables

• Live interactive 03 hours Training
• Practical Training Material
• Comprehensive Examples
• E-Certificate

Program fee:

Training Fee: PKR 5000 or USD 30


10% discount on training fee for member of IFA, IPA, ICAP, ICMPA, PIPFA, ACCA, CIMA or group of 3 participants
Program schedule

Trainer: Mr. Bob Umlas, MVP from New York, USA

Mr. Umlas was voted an “MVP” (Most Valuable Professional) by Microsoft each year from 1993-2018 (25 years!) for his contributions to the various online Forums about Excel and is known world-wide for his contributions in Excel. As an MVP, he met yearly with his fellow-MVPs at Microsoft’s headquarters in Redmond, where he had access to the product developers. He has been a beta tester for new versions of Excel since version 1.5, and was asked by Microsoft for his input for newer versions of Excel. In 1995 he led a session called “Maximizing Excel Development Using Array Formulas” at Microsoft’s Tech Ed Conference in New Orleans, and he led a session called Tips and Tricks at a Microsoft convention in New York City. He has also led two Excel sessions (Array Formulas, Tips & Tricks) at the Advisor’s Developer Conference in San Francisco in February 1998.

He has led 5 sessions at an Excel User Conference in Atlantic City on Tips & Tricks, Array formulas, VBA, Formulas, and Userforms. He has led at about 7-8 of these user conferences since 2005.
He is also the author of “This isn’t Excel, it’s Magic!” which is available from http://www.iil.com/publishing as well as from Amazon.com. (There are 2 versions of this book: One for Excel 2003, and one for Excel 2007). Another book, “Excel Outside the Box” is available from http://www.mrexcel.com and is for the very advanced Excel user. Another book, “More Excel Outside the Box” is also available from mrexcel.com. Lastly, published October 17 for Kindle, is “Excel Preschool: Finally Understanding what Excel is all About” – a book for the very beginner!

He has co-authored several chapters in many books on Excel and has done the technical editing for 4 new books for Excel 2019, as well as about 12 books for prior versions of Excel.

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November 21
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