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What is VBA STRCONV Function

The VBA STRCONV function is listed under the text category of VBA functions. When you use it in a VBA code, it can convert a string into a specified format. There are total of 9 different types of formats that you can convert to.

how to use it

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


StrConv(String, Conversion, [LocaleID])


  • String: The string you want to convert.
  • Conversion: A VbStrConv enumerator to specify the type of conversion that is to be made.
  • [LocaleID]: The localeID to be used [This is an optional argument and if omitted VBA takes system LocaleID by default].

Example to use STRCONV Function in VBA

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

Sub example_STRCONV()
Range("B1").Value = StrConv(Range("A1"), vbProperCase)    
End Sub

In the above code, we have used the STRCONV to convert the string that we have in the cell A1 into a proper case string.

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