Video Highlights – Excel 2010: Macros in Depth
(2:17) – Turn a series of steps into a single action or button press
Any time that you want to take a series of steps or actions and essentially turn them into a single action, that’s the starting point of talking about macros.
(4:03) – Record a sequence of actions as a macro
So what I’m suggesting here is the idea that any sequence of actions could be turned into a macro in a process called recording.
(7:28) – Why do I need macros?
To automate your work and save some time. And sometimes lots of time!
- They increase your impact and help you get things done faster
- They boost your productivity as your efficiency increases and you free up time to be more effective.
- Once you create a macro it will run tirelessly and consistently, the same thing time and time again.