Excel VBA Insert Formula Into Cell using a variable

Hello Experts,

This should be easy but I can not get the following to work.

I'm entering a formula into a cell using a variable in the formula.  What I need to do is insert a formula that gives the average of C2 to N , where N is an entry the user puts in.  Soooo, the formula that gets posted into F1 is: Range("F1").Formula = "=Average("$C$3" ":" "$C,$N" )"  I am fairly new to Excel VBA.  Thanks!!
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Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
Range("F1").Formula = "=Average("$C$3:$C" & N)
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Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
BTW you said C2 but your example shows C3, so I went with that.
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Saqib Husain, SyedEngineerCommented:
Try

Range("F1").Formula = "=Average($C$3:$C$" & N & ")"
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CompTech810Author Commented:
Thanks for the quick response!

Martin I tried your formula and received an error at the first $, "Invalid Character"

Saqib I tried your formula and this is the result in F1:  =AVERAGE("$C$2:$C$"&n )
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Saqib Husain, SyedEngineerCommented:
I have modified my formula. Give it a go again.
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CompTech810Author Commented:
Saqib that worked!!  Thanks!!
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