Excel VBA Array

VBA One-dimensional Array  example |  VBA two-dimensional Array  example

This post will guide you how to create one-dimensional array and two-dimensional array in MS excel VBA.

Array is a specific variable and it can hold more than one value in a single variable.

VBA One-dimensional Array Declaration

Array declaration can be used the following three syntax:

  1. Dim array1()
  2. Dim array2(1 to 5)
  3. array3 = Array(“one”, “two”, “three”)

VBA One-dimensional Array assignation

This section will describe that how to assign value to VBA array.

Dim array2(1 To 5) As String
array2(1) = "excel"
array2(2) = "word"
array2(3) = "access"
array2(4) = "ppt"
array2(5) = "oneNote"

Example1:  VBA One-dimensional Array  example

1# open visual Basic Editor, then insert a module and name as :myOneDimensionalDemo1

2# enter into the below VBA codes in code window.

Sub myOneDimensionalDemo1()
Dim array2(1 To 5) As String
array2(1) = "excel"
array2(2) = "word"
array2(3) = "access"
array2(4) = "ppt"
array2(5) = "oneNote"
MsgBox "the value of array2(1) is " & array2(1)
End Sub

excel array example1

3# back to workbook and run the above macro.

excel array example2

VBA One-dimensional Array example1

VBA two-dimensional Array Declaration

If you want to declare a string two-dimensional array, just refer to the below lines:

Dim array1(2,2) as String

Or

Dim array1(1 to 2, 1 to 2) as String

This Array declaration will declare with 2 rows and 2 columns.

VBA Two-dimensional Array assignation

This section will describe that how to assign value to VBA two-dimensional array.

Dim array1(1 to 2, 1 to 2) as String
Array1(1,1) = "excel"
Array1(1,2) = "word"
Array1(2,1) = "access"
Array1(2,2) = "ppt"

Example2:  VBA two-dimensional Array  example

1# open visual Basic Editor, then insert a module and name as :myTwoDimensionalDemo1

2# enter into the below VBA codes in code window.

Sub myTwoDimensionalDemo1()
Dim array1(1 To 2, 1 To 2) As String
array1(1, 1) = "excel"
array1(1, 2) = "word"
array1(2, 1) = "access"
array1(2, 2) = "ppt"
MsgBox "the value of array1(1,1) is " & array1(1, 1)
End Sub

excel array example3

3# back to workbook and run the above macro.

excel array example4

VBA two-dimensional Array example1

 

Related Posts

VBA Macro For VLOOKUP From Another Sheet

In the previous post, you should know that how to fix or remove the #N/A error when using VLOOKUP formula to lookup value from another sheet. And this post will show you how to use VBA code to vlookup data ...

How To Remove Special Characters in Excel

This post will show you how to remove special characters from text strings in Excel. And I am going to introduce two ways to remove special characters (@&)#%$) from a string in Excel. Removing Special Characters using Power Query If ...

How To Insert Comments in Protected Worksheet in Excel

This post will show you how to allow comments in a protected worksheet in Excel. You can easily to insert comments into cells in a normal worksheet in Excel, but if want to insert a comment in a worksheet that ...

How To Convert Text to Upper Cases(Using VBA) in Excel

This post will show you how to switch from lower case to upper case in Excel. and I am going to show you two different ways of converting text to upper cases using formula or VBA macro in Excel 2013,Excel ...

How To Hide Every Other Row in Excel (Using VBA)

This post will show you how to hide alternate rows or columns in Excel or how to hide every third, fourth, fifth row or column in Excel. If you want to hide every other row in your current worksheet, how ...

Comments

So empty here ... leave a comment!

Leave a Reply

Sidebar