James is looking for a Keystroke to enter the Exact Current Time, to the Second, in a Cell. You would think this would be a 30-second podcast, but you would be wrong. Today, a small Macro to improve the Ctrl+Colon Shortcut. Follow along with MrExcel in Episode #1724 as he shows us how to create a very simple Macro that is activated by easy Keystrokes to Enter Exact Time.

If you’ve been curious about VBA and would like to try it, but want something simple, open up a new Workbook and try this one yourself! This is a simple project and a rewarding one as well.

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VBA and Macros Excel 2013 by Bill Jelen and Tracy SyrstadUse Excel® 2013 VBA and Macros to automate virtually any routine task, and save yourself hours, days, maybe even weeks. Then, learn how to make Excel do things you thought were simply impossible! You’ll discover macro techniques you won’t find anywhere else and learn how to create automated reports that are amazingly powerful and useful.

 

For more information on Excel 2010 VBA and Macros, check out…

 

Excel 2010 VBA and Macros, by Tracy Syrstad and Bill Jelen

VBA and Macros: Microsoft Excel 2010 – The fastest, best way to go beyond the Macro Recorder and move up the Excel VBA learning curve…Includes crucial information on making Excel 2010 VBA code work with older versions. Using Microsoft Excel 2010 VBA scripting features, Excel users can save dozens – or even hundreds – of hours per year. But most Excel users have never written a VBA script: many haven’t even used Excel’s built-in Macro Recorder.

 

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