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    Hello everyone,

    Just a quick question, if I have knowledge of VBA in Excel could i be certain to say that i know Visual Basic ...not for applications. Are they literally both the same programming language?

    Don't know if this makes sense lol

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    Just a quick question, if I have knowledge of VBA in Excel could i be certain to say that i know Visual Basic ...not for applications. Are they literally both the same programming language?
    No. VBA is really just a subset of VB. So VB is much larger than VBA.

    See:
    https://forums.windowssecrets.com/sh...2520-VB-vs-VBA
    http://www.differencebetween.net/tec...en-vb-and-vba/
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    1. Use the built-in Help that comes with Excel/Access
    2. Use the Search functionality on this board
    3. A lot of VBA code can be acquired by using the Macro Recorder.

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    While there are some similarities, there are a lot of differences. If you know VBA only, it's really unlikely you'd be able to sit down with Visual Studios and code something significant.
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    Are they literally both the same programming language?
    Nope. Have a look here http://www.differencebetween.net/tec...en-vb-and-vba/
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    Quote Originally Posted by Fluff View Post
    The link was super helpful! Thanks for sharing!

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