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Using "Proper" Function within VBA

Posted on 2003-11-14
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I have a cell in Excel that contains a string.....Is there any function in VB that will update that cell making it Proper Text?

example:

Total liabilities

should be changed to:

Total Liabilities

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by:Tommy Kinard
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=PROPER("A1")

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You can use the function StrConv as follows:

= StrConv("Total liabilities", vbProperCase)
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Sorry it should be
=PROPER(A1) 'A1 being the cell to be formatted

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thank you
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