Join Mariann Siegert for an in-depth discussion in this video Editing and combining macros, part of Word: Building Blocks and Macros.
Obviously there will be times when it will be easier to tweak a Macro as opposed…to recording the whole thing over again.…The beauty of VBA is that the syntax is fairly easy to read and comprehend.…There may also be times when you will need to combine two Macros together.…Sometimes this is easier than trying to record one very long Macro.…Just record two and combine them.…Let's say we've got a new boss and the daily report we have to run now only has…to be turned in weekly.…
We need to change the name of our report though, instead of re-recording our…whole Macro, let's just go in and make a little tweak to our pre-existing Macro.…Press Alt+F11 on your keyboard and maximize your screen if it's not already.…Next, locate our daily report.…We'll change daily report to weekly report.…So in here you're going to see where it says Selection.TypeText, the text…equals Daily Report.…
We're going to change it to Weekly.…That's pretty darn easy, but what about editing the code?…Our new boss doesn't want the CREATEDATE inserted, instead he just wants to…
- Using built-in and custom building blocks
- Adding power utilizing building block content controls
- Using building blocks and macros together
- Recording, playing, and pausing macros
- Saving macro-enabled documents and templates
- Employing macros and field codes together
- Assigning keyboard shortcuts and buttons to macros
- Editing and combining macros
- Getting started with VBA code
Skill Level Intermediate
Word 2010 Essential Trainingwith Gini von Courter8h 3m Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Putting Building Blocks to Work
3. Using the Power of Macros
4. Real-World Macro Projects
5. Stepping Into VBA
6. Managing Macros
Importing macros5m 49s
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