vba add absolute reference formula in Excel

Q170. In Excel, how do I enter a formula in a cell using VBA?

For example, I want to enter the formula "=Iferror(B2/C2,"")" in Cell D2 using VBA

To do it in Excel, here is the answer:

  1. Option Explicit
  2. Sub AddFormula()
  3. ActiveSheet.Range("D2").Formula = "=IFERROR(B2/C2,"""")"
  4. End Sub

Description:

a) Line 3 - The exact formula text including "=" should appear within double quotes. Notice the use of specifying quotes twice within brackets so that they appear once in formula when written to cell.

 

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