VB icon

Column Name Excel

Submitted on: 2/14/2015 6:10:00 AM
By: [Pieter] (from psc cd)  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 3 Users
Compatibility: VBA MS Excel
Views: 2318
     Returns the name of the column, given a number. Eg. 5 -> 'E', 50 -> 'AX'. One line of code!
Can't Copy and Paste this?
Click here for a copy-and-paste friendly version of this code!
' Name: Column Name Excel
' Description:Returns the name of the column, given a number.
Eg. 5 -> 'E', 50 -> 'AX'. One line of code!
' By: [Pieter] (from psc cd)
' Inputs:Number of the column
' Returns:Name of the column

Function ReturnName(ByVal num As Integer) As String
 ReturnName = Split(Cells(, num).Address, "$")(1)
End Function

Report Bad Submission
Use this form to tell us if this entry should be deleted (i.e contains no code, is a virus, etc.).
This submission should be removed because:

Your Vote

What do you think of this code (in the Intermediate category)?
(The code with your highest vote will win this month's coding contest!)
Excellent  Good  Average  Below Average  Poor (See voting log ...)

Other User Comments

 There are no comments on this submission.

Add Your Feedback
Your feedback will be posted below and an email sent to the author. Please remember that the author was kind enough to share this with you, so any criticisms must be stated politely, or they will be deleted. (For feedback not related to this particular code, please click here instead.)

To post feedback, first please login.