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Excel VBA Macros | Recording macros and buttons exercise | Big Cheese - Recording Absolute Macros
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Open the file shown in the folder above.
Before you start recording a macro, take a copy of the current sheet so you have a replica to test your macro on later.
Record a macro called FormatTable, with the shortcut CTRL + SHIFT + F, which will format the table and add a formula into column C to calculate the ratio of people who prefer each cheese.
The final table should look like the below:
You could also add borders if you wish.
The steps involved in this macro are:
- In Cell C3 add in the header % People.
- Highlight Columns A-C and centre the text within each column.
- Align the main header Favourite Cheeses Data across Columns A-C.
- Change the Font of the main header to Bold and Size 14pt.
- Change the Font of the table headers in Row 3 to Bold and Size 12pt.
- In Cell C5 type in a formula to calculate the ratio of the people who prefer that cheese.
- AutoFill this down to the bottom of the list.
- AutoSize the column widths.
Your ratio formula can use the SUM function to find to total number of people surveyed, there is a range name (PeopleNumbers) to help here.
Test your macro works whilst on the copy of the cheese sheet you made earlier.
Save the amended file as Le Grand Fromage - Formatted and close it down.