VBA LTRIM Function

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What is VBA LTRIM Function

The VBA LTRIM function is listed under the text category of VBA functions. When you use it in a VBA code, it can remove the leading spaces from the string supplied. In simple words, it can remove all those unwanted leading spaces from a string.

how to use it

To use VBA's LTRIM function you need to understand its syntax and arguments:




  • String: The text string from which you want to remove the leading spaces.

Example to use LTRIM Function in VBA

To practically understand how to use VBA LTRIM function, you need to go through the below example where we have written a vba code by using it:

Sub example_LTRIM()
Range("B1").Value = LTrim(Range("A1"))
End Sub


Below are some important points which you need to take care while using LTRIM function in VBA.

  • If the supplied string is NULL, then it will return NULL in the result.

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