About this lesson
A brief discussion about the differences between macros and VBA, and how this course covers both.
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Macros vs VBA - What's the Difference?
What is the difference between Macros and VBA?
When to use
Terms clarification for users new to programming in Excel.
- A command launched from a single entry point
- Allows replaying a set of actions typically recorded via the user interface
- The programming language used to write macros
- Programming in this language allows us to do things that can’t be recorded
Why VBA is important
- Easiest way to learn to program in any language
- Allows you to learn syntax by watching live as you record
- Allows you to automate other applications
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