Free Excel Macro : Remove Characters from a String

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Download free Excel Macro : Remove Characters From A String

Macros are one of the most powerful features in Excel. They are small programs that can automate tasks and save you a lot of time.

If you are not familiar with macros, they can seem a bit daunting. But once you learn how to use them, you will wonder how you ever managed without them!

In this article, we will show you how to use the Macro "Remove Characters From A String" in Excel. We will also provide some examples of how macros can be used to automate tasks.

How to use Macros in Excel?

Macros are written in a programming language called Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). VBA is a simple language that is easy to learn.

You do not need to be a programmer to use macros. However, if you are familiar with programming, you can use VBA to create more complex macros.

There are two ways to use macros in Excel:
    1. Use a macro that is already written.
     2. Write your own macro.

For both methods check out those articles to know how to use macros in Excel:

To create a macro in Excel, open the Visual Basic Editor (VBE) by pressing Alt+F11 on your keyboard.

In the VBE, select Insert > Module. This will insert a new blank module into the VBE.

In the new module, paste the code below.

For example, the following code will create a macro that will Remove Characters from a String:

Public Function removeFirstC(rng As String, cnt As Long)
removeFirstC = Right(rng, Len(rng) - cnt)
End Function

To run the macro, press the Run button in the toolbar (or press F5 on your keyboard).

About Remove Characters From A String Excel Macro

Are you looking for an easy way to remove characters from a string in Excel? There are many ways to do this, but I have found that using a macro is the quickest and most efficient method. To use this method, simply download the Remove Characters from a String Excel macro. Once you have the macro open, enter the string of text you want to remove characters from in the first column. In the second column, enter the character or characters you want to remove. For example, if you want to remove the characters "a" and "b" from the string "abcd", you would enter "abcd" in the first column and "ab" in the second column. Once you have entered