How to use the VBA RIGHT Function (Syntax + Example)

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The VBA RIGHT function is listed under the text category of VBA functions. When you use it in a VBA code, it returns a sub-string from a string from the ending position. In simple words, you can extract a number of characters from a string from it is ending, which is the right side. It simply works like RIGHT function in the worksheet.

Syntax

Right(Str, Length)

Arguments

  • Str: The string from which you want to extract a sub-string.
  • Length: The integer to specify the length of the sub-string.

Example

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

Sub example_RIGHT()
Range("B1").Value = Right(Range("A1"), 6)    
End Sub

In the above code, we have used RIGHT to get the 6 characters from the right side of the cell A1 (Excel Champs) and get it in the cell B1. It has returned the value (Champs) in the result as these are the first 6 characters we have in the cell A1.

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