## How do I count the number of characters in a string in VBA?

## How do I count the number of characters in a string in VBA?

The VBA method uses the Len and Substitute functions, similar to the Excel method, to count the number of specific characters in a cell. text: The string from which to extract the characters. count_for: The character(s) that are to be counted from the selected text.

## How do I count the length of a string in VBA?

Use the LenB function with byte data contained in a string, as in double-byte character set (DBCS) languages. Instead of returning the number of characters in a string, LenB returns the number of bytes used to represent that string.

**How do I count characters in a string in Excel?**

To use the function, enter =LEN(cell) in the formula bar and press Enter. In these examples, cell is the cell you want to count, such as B1. To count the characters in more than one cell, enter the formula, and then copy and paste the formula to other cells.

**Can you character count in Excel?**

Use the LEN function to count characters in Excel. Use LEN and SUBSTITUTE to count specific characters in Excel. 1. The LEN function in Excel counts the number of characters in a cell.

### What is Len () function in Excel?

LEN returns the number of characters in a text string.

### How do I calculate the length of a string in Excel?

**How do I count cells with text in VBA?**

The Excel method uses the Excel COUNTIF function, combined with asterisk (*) as the criteria to count the number of cells that contain text in a specified range. Both of the VBA methods make use of the CountIf Worksheet Function to count the number of cells that contain text in a specified range.

**How do I use Countif in VBA?**

Under Macro window, select “Countif” module and click Run. Alternatively, you can press F5 to run the code in VBA screen. After executing the macro we will get the output, refer to below snapshot. NOTE: In above snapshot with VBA code you will only see the result, not the formula in cell B10.